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including the fine collection of Rudyard Kipling formed by Paul Hyde Bonner of New York City : the writings of James B. Cabell, and other modern authors from the library of Kingsland Spencer of Tarrytown, N.Y. : selections from the library of Eustace Conway of New York City, with an extensive series of books designed by Bruce Rogers, including "The centaur".
  • 131 Pages
  • 4.70 MB
  • English
The Association , New York
Kipling, Rudyard, -- 1865-1936 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs, Bonner, Paul Hyde, -- 1893-1968 -- Library -- Catalogs, Spencer, Kingsland -- Library -- Catalogs, Conway, Eustace, -- d. 1937 -- Library -- Catalogs, English literature -- Bibliography -- Catalogs, American literature -- Bibliography -- Catalogs, First editions -- Cat
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Open LibraryOL21036194M

For example, a book originally published in the US and later in the UK will have both a first US edition and a first UK edition, in addition to others that may come later, such as the Penguin. ABC for Book Collectors. is a nearly-exhaustive glossary of book terms.

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At first this can become somewhat confusing because when a book becomes very popular and is often re-printed many times over a number of years with different publishers resulting in. First editions of the deluxe edition of each book in Rowling’s Harry Potter series.

Octavo, 7 volumes, original decorative cloth as issued. Each volume is signed by J.K. Rowling and were. First-Edition Identification by Publisher (A-G) In the case of titles published beforethe key to first-edition identification is often the date on the title page.

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Later editions may include changes to the original text, format, or binding. Some first editions are. First printing copies are unique because they are the first published record of a book.

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