Invitation to Book Collecting : Its Pleasures and Practices, with Kindred Discussions of Manuscripts, Maps, and Prints

New York, NY: R. R. Bowker Company, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Slight wear to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine. Bookplate of previous owner on front pastedown endpaper. Signed by Colton Storm on title page. Page edges are lightly browned and foxed. 281 pages with illustrations, footnotes, and index. An excellent introduction to book collecting and buying by Colton Storm, an ex-curator of maps and manuscripts at the Clements Library of the University of Michigan, and Howard Peckham, a noted historian and ex-director of the Indiana Historical Bureau. Very good. Item #10291

Price: $25.00

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