Book Buyer's Handbook, 1948 -1949
The American Booksellers Association

New York, NY The American Booksellers Association 1948 First edition Octavo. Wear and rubbing to edges of boards with small tears in binding on head of spine and upper corners of both covers. Some scuffing to covers with with light brown and blue marks on back cover and browning along spine. Stamp of previous seller on front cover and upper corner of front free endpaper. ABA stamp(red ink) and registered number also on front free endpaper. Page edges are browned and foxed. Red, green and regular pencil marks throughout work. 201 pages with index. Though obviously out of date, this work give a snapshot of the bookselling trade in new books right after the war. Fair without dust jacket Hardcover in green binding (Item ID: 9781)


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