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Author Name    Allen, Charles Dexter

Title   American Book-Plates: A Guide to their Study with Examples [Bookplates, Ex Libris]

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   First edition

Publisher   New York Macmillan 1894

Seller ID   1443

Allen, Charles Dexter. American Book-Plates: A Guide to their Study with Examples. New York: Macmillan and Co., 1894, first edition. Green cloth with gilt spine and cover titles, top edge gilt, 14 by 18.7 cm, engraved frontis (Grolier Club bookplate), xiv 437 pp., illus. Minor wear at the corners, some light fading and marks on the boards, and light foxing throughout. This copy was recently rebacked and had the endpapers replaced. The must-have guide to early American bookplates. Includes a bibliography by Eben Newell Hewins. Well-illustrated and mechanically sound. Fuller, p. 21. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. First Edition.


Price = 75.00 USD

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