THE LURE OF AMATEUR COLLECTING

By: Dexter, George Blake

Price: $32.90

Quantity: 1 available


xi, + 189pp., b/white halftone plate frontispiece, plus like, unpaginated plates throughout (all called-for plates extant and attached). Book clean and square. Printed title label (undamaged) affixed to mildly bumped quarter-cloth spine. Plain grey boards trivially bumped. Text-block randomly splotched and foxed, mainly on margins and edges. Printed, illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nipped and edgeworn. The author, an American, spent many years travelling through numerous countries viewing, purchasing and collecting some most fascinating items, some of which would make interested collectors green with envy . . . Contents of this narration include: Prelims., Preface, 22 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 480g.

Title: THE LURE OF AMATEUR COLLECTING

Author Name: Dexter, George Blake

Categories: Vintage and Antiquarian Books, Antiques & Collectibles,

Edition: First U.K.

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1924

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 008786

Keywords: Antiques and Collectibles, Anecdotes, Narratives, Collectors, Dexter, George Blake