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Image for American Book-Prices Current, Index 1955-1960: A Priced Summary of Books, Autographs & Mss, Broadsides, and Maps Sold at Auction in the United States from July 1955 - June 1960, Together with the Principal Sales in London from July 1957 - June 1960

American Book-Prices Current, Index 1955-1960: A Priced Summary of Books, Autographs & Mss, Broadsides, and Maps Sold at Auction in the United States from July 1955 - June 1960, Together with the Principal Sales in London from July 1957 - June 1960

By: Lazare, Edward [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Book-prices Current: 1961

Seller ID: 06068


1533 pages, including advertisements of specialist book dealers classified by subject. View more info

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Adventures in Collecting Lewis Carroll: Selections from the Sewell Collection

By: Sewell, Byron W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Detering Book Gallery: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09960


About fine with a mere trace of wear. Exhibit catalog of books and ephemera from the Sewell Collection of Lewis Carroll, presented by the Detering Book Gallery, Houston, Texas, December 1 - December 31, 1979. Fifty pages, thirty-seven items. Illustrated with black and white photos. Introduction by Peter Heath, President of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America. From Herman E. Detering's Preface: " This exhibit, a portion of the many items assembled over a nine y... View more info

A Book Collector on the Texas Frontier

By: Vedung, Siv

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas Swedish Cultural Foundation: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05078


Light rub to the jacket, else a fine copy in an archival protective sleeve. 156 ages with References, Appendixes, and Index. Several illustrations, including the frontispiece of Palm. The life of Swedish immigrant Svante Palm, who played important roles in Texas in civic, commercial, cultural, and political life. His true passion, though, was for book collecting. He donated his private library to the University of Texas in 1897, the Swedish portion of which remains as a ... View more info