COLLECTING : The Passionate Pastime

By: Johnston, Susanna, and Beddow, Tim

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136pp., colour-plate frontispiece, plus like plates throughout, several dedicated to each featured collector. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title on nominally bumped spine. Plain ochre boards trivially bumped only. Leaves unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. A collectomaniac's delight, this book features 29 collectors and collections, diverse and interesting all, from around Britain. Featured collections (after book preliminaries) include: Antique Woodworking, Tools, Steam Locomotives, Sewing Machines, Angling Equipment, Unicorns, Prams & Carts, Wemyss Ware, Milk Bottles, Plastics, Toy Soldiers, Vintage Cameras, Model Ships, and lots more, including the 'Insolt' collection (an acronym for 'I've never seen one like that'). Book weight approx. 920g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: COLLECTING : The Passionate Pastime

Author Name: Johnston, Susanna, and Beddow, Tim

Categories: Crafts & Hobbies, Antiques & Collectibles,

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1986

ISBN Number: 0060156791

ISBN Number 13: 9780060156794

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 007916

Keywords: Antiques and Collectables, Biography, Great Britain, Joshnston, Susanna