Round And About The Book-Stalls - A Guide For Book-Hunter

Description

"Round and About the Book-Stalls" is a vintage handbook designed for book-hunters, with information on which kinds and classes of books are likely to increase in value, where and when to find them, general rules conducive to profitable buying, and much more. This charming little volume is highly recommended for book hunters, and it is not to be missed by discerning collectors if vintage literature. Contents include: "Money and books," "The Golden Days," "The Modern Book-hunter," "Ten Years Hence or Less," "Unconsidered Trifles," "Rough Diamonds," "Rules to Follow," and "To the Reader." Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete the original text and artwork. First published in 1891.

Details

Author(s)
J. Herbert Slater
Format
Paperback | 126 pages
Dimensions
140 x 216 x 7mm | 170g
Publication date
09 Dec 2009
Publisher
Read Books
Publication City/Country
Alcester, United Kingdom
Language
English
Illustrations note
black & white illustrations
ISBN10
144467580X
ISBN13
9781444675801