Modern Book Collecting - Robert A. Wilson

Modern Book Collecting

By Robert A. Wilson

  • Release Date: 2010-11-01
  • Genre: Antiques & Collectibles


“Highly recommended as a handy one-volume guide for the beginner and a tantalizing treat for the collector (The Sewanee Review).
Modern Book Collecting offers advice that answers all the basic questions a book lover and collector might have:
  What to collect and where to find itHow to tell a first edition from a reprintHow to build an author collectionHow to get the best price from dealersHow to understand the prices and rarity of books, and more  
With a handy dictionary of terms used in auction and dealer catalogs and a new section on Internet resources, this is a must-have guide for book lovers.