Jackson, Holbrook. The Fear of Books. London: The Soncino Press/New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1932, limited edition of 2000 numbered copies (and 48 signed copies) of which this is number 1200. Red cloth with gilt spine titles, no jacket, 15.5 by 23.8 cm, x 199 pp. Very good with the charming typographical bookplate of Philip Doern on the front pastedown. From the author of The Anatomy of Bibliomania, this volume looks at bibliophobia, whether it be fear of the objects themselves or the ideas they contain. First Edition.