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318 pages; Fine/Fine. Bright green board with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. DJ is also Fine. In protective sleeve. In this autobiography, Richard Booth recounts his world-wide search for books, taking us from gambling bookshops in Las Vegas to miners' libraries in South Wales, from affluent monasteries in Hollywood to idyllic Book Villages in deepest France. His insights into the trade are fascinating, his descriptions of its eccentric charters witty and revealing.