Book plates and their value English and American plates by J. Herbert Slater

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Donation to the Trinity Library Rare Books Collection; Hilary Nicholls; 1999.

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Statementby J.H. Slater ...
The Physical Object
Pagination241 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages241
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Open LibraryOL17527556M

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Book plates and their value. London, Henry Grant, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J Herbert Slater; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of. Book Plates and Their Value (Classic Reprint) [J. Slater] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Book Plates and Their Value I think that the priced catalogue of plates contained in the second part of the work may not be without its uses.

Condition means everything in a book's value. A book that has significant damage is likely not worth much. A book collector wants an attractive copy.

Dust jackets. Most hard cover books published since the early 20th century were sold with a dust jacket. The dust jacket is both the most decorative part of a book, and the most delicate. By the late 17th and early 18th centuries the phenomenon had spread to France and England, and by the late 19th century, with the publication of A Guide to the Study of Book-Plates (Ex-Libris) by Lord de Tabley, the study and collection of bookplates on their own terms began to gain in popularity, with societies being founded and dedicated.

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A signed bookplate does add some value to the book but not as much as an actual signed page does. Yes, yes, and too often the bookplates are plain-Jane, just ugly or mis-aligned or mis-moistened so as to cause wrinkling on the verso. In the back of my mind is also the image of a deeply sighing author sitting down to sign a few hundred of them.

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Herbert (John Herbert), Publication date Topics Bookplates, English, Bookplates, American PublisherPages: Full text of "Book Plates and Their Value " See other formats. Pasted into a book as a mark of ownership, it is an undoubted book-plate; whereas, if taken out and fastened into a collection of book-plates, it at once loses the proof of its original use, so essential to its value and so material to the student of book-plates.

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Detmold, Willy Pogany and to a lesser extent N.C. Wyeth - are defined by their color plates, which were produced in eras before improved printing processes enabled true mass production.

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First, he specifically mention 3 witnesses, then a “few,” and also “as many witnesses as seemeth [the Lord] good.” These distinctions appear to reflect the Three Witnesses who saw the plates and the angels, the Eight Witnesses who saw and handled. A book that has no water damage or torn pages will be worth more than a book that was improperly stored for years.

A hardcover book that still has a dust jacket will be valued higher than one without it. Market trends will also affect the book value. If a particular author has come back in vogue, their books may be worth more suddenly.

A book Author: Esther Lombardi. Before, however, I saw them as something that might lower the value of a book. Oh, how shallow of me. I quite recently purchased a battered old set of the Robert Louis Stevenson Biographical Edition Inside all 24 volumes are book-plates of one Eben Northup, Littlefield.

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Book Plates and Their Value English and American PlatesUnlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this Brand: Slater J Herbert   The value attached to book-plates, otherwise than as an object of purely personal interest, is comparatively modern.

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