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Book collecting

a comprehensive guide

by Allen Ahearn

  • 13 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Book collecting -- United States.,
    • English imprints -- Collectors and collecting -- United States.,
    • First editions -- United States.,
    • Books -- Prices -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-480).

      StatementAllen and Patricia Ahearn.
      ContributionsAhearn, Patricia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ987.5.U6 A35 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 480 p. :
      Number of Pages480
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1116973M
      ISBN 100399140492
      LC Control Number94043100

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      Our Book Collecting series gives you a great foundation for what it means to build a collection that appreciates not only as an investment, but adds to your enjoyment. The VJ Books grading system is designed to satisfy the expectations of the discerning book collector. Glossary of Book Collecting Terms. The following is a partial list of terms used in book collecting. The most complete list is contained in John Carter’s ABC for Book Collectors.

      Comic book collecting is a hobby that treats comic books and related items as collectibles or artwork to be sought after and preserved. Though considerably more recent than the collecting of postage stamps or books (bibliophilia), it has a major following around the world today and is partially responsible for the increased interest in comics after the temporary slump experienced during the s. BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BOOK COLLECTING Five Good Reasons to Start a Book Collection. 1) Reason number one, it’s fun! 2) Assembling a really good book collection can be a lifetime learning experience and an exciting, never-ending quest.


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