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THE LURE OF AMATEUR COLLECTING, Dexter, George Blake

Author Name    Dexter, George Blake

Title   THE LURE OF AMATEUR COLLECTING

Binding   Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Good +

Edition   First U.K.

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   London Hutchinson & Co. 1924

Seller ID   008786

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.

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

Price = 32.90 AUD



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