The Collector's Book of Books.

London: Studio Vista, (1971),

First Edition. large quarto, cloth in dust jacket. 144pp. Studio Vista, Item #29299

Beginning with the earliest printed books, Quayle discusses novels and romances, poetry, drama, science and medicine, travel, natural history, early children's books, detective fiction and a miscellany of specialized fields. There is a chapter on binding, and a comprehensive glossaryof technical terms. Numerous illustrations in color and black and white. Name and address on front endpaper. Very minor shelf wear, a near fine copy.

Price: $15.00

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