Alabama: House of Collectibles, 1976,
First American Edition. large octavo, brown cloth in dust jacket. 192 pp. House of Collectibles, Item #29276
All contributors are, or have been, connected with the antiquarian and secondhand book trade. After the introductory sections, areas of prime interest to the collector are covered in whole chapters: the book before 1800, children's books, Victorian fiction, illustrated books, modern first editions, natural history, travel and topgraphy, philosophy and religion. Also included: a glossary of bibliographical terms, a bibliography and an index. Illustrated with 200 monochrome pictures integrated with the text and eight color plates. A very fine copy in a very fine jacket which is not price clipped.