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Taste [and] technique in book-collecting

Carter, John

Taste [and] technique in book-collecting

a study of recent developments in Great Britain and the United States

by Carter, John

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Book collecting

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Sandars lectures in bibliography, 1947, Sandars lectures in bibliography, 1947
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 201 p.
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26562716M

      Carter, whose books remain classics in the rare book field, was a professional book dealer and Reader in Bibliography at Cambridge University when Taste & Technique in Book Collecting appeared, four years after Morris L. Parrish’s bequest to his alma mater. News of the gift, as well as a sense of its importance, evidently got around. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in bibliophilism or the history of book collecting. Taste & Technique in Book-collecting a Study of Recent Developments in Great Britain and Theunited States.

    "This book ought to be in the luggage of every visitor to Cairo. Furthermore, once home, lovers and students of Cairo's architecture will find it a convenient and accurate quick reference as well as a cherished sourvenir of many profitable and enjoyable rambles among the monuments of Cairo."--Jonathan , Harvard University, Journal of the. See J. T. and D. A. Randall, A Primer of Book Collecting (rev. ed. ); J. Carter, Books and Book Collecting (), and Taste and Technique in Book Collecting (, repr. ). Want to .

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First edition published by Cambridge University Press () under the title: Taste and technique in book-collecting: a study of recent developments in Great Britain and the United States.

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