Byways Among English Books
Published by Methuen & Co., London, 1927
Condition: Very Good Indeed
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An instructional book which discusses how to collect copies of lesser known English literature. The books discussed, according to the synopsis on the cover, are "smaller books, illustrated books of all kinds, curiously bound books, horn books, and many other odds and ends of librarianship hitherto unnoticed". This copy has 79 illustrations, including a frontispiece. 61 of the illustrations are by the author. Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist. In a cloth binding in original dustwrapper. Externally very smart, with light bumping and shelfwear, particularly to spine. Dustwrapper smart with some light chipping and handling marks. Internally firmly bound. Pages generally bright and clean, with occasional spotting. Very Good Indeed. Seller Inventory # GEN18-D-18
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Title: Byways Among English Books
Publisher: Methuen & Co., London
Publication Date: 1927
Book Condition: Very Good Indeed
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Indeed
Book Type: book
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