Arellanes, Audrey Spencer
Title Bookplates: A Selective Annotated Bibliography of the Periodical Literature
Book Condition Very Good +
Publisher Detroit Gale Research Co. 1971
Seller ID 1850
Red cloth with black and gilt spine and cover panels, 15.5 by 23.3 cm, xxxviii (32 pp. of bookplate images) 474 pp. From the introduction: “This is a selective bibliography of periodical literature pertaining to bookplates, restricted to articles in English, published primarily in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Australia and New Zealand … The time covered is from 1822, the date of the earliest item, through August of 1969.” While “selective,” this remains an extensive bibliography – well-organized and well-indexed – with a wealth of material in general periodicals as well as bookplate society journals – including a fourteen-page index to ASBC&D Year Books. Unread copy with a few faint smudges and spots on the boards.