Book Plates and their Value – English and American Plates [Bookplates, Ex Libris]

By: Slater, John Herbert

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Rebacked in rhubarb-colored cloth, new endpapers, and bright gilt spine titles, top edge gilt, 14 by 20 cm, 241 pp. Bindings is fine, interior is very good with only minor toning near the fore-edges of the leaves. Includes an introductory and historical survey of bookplates, systems of classification, noted engravers of English plates, American plates, principles of valuation, and an “alphabetical list of some of the most noted book-plates arranged under their owners’ names with the prices realized at auction for the same”—often with biographical information on the owners. Fuller, p. 97.

Title: Book Plates and their Value – English and American Plates [Bookplates, Ex Libris]

Author Name: Slater, John Herbert

Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Henry Grant: 1898

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2723