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The Collecting Man

By: Bedford, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, David Mckay: 1968

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16605

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Ex-Library; 256 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-library with stamps, spine label, no jacket. Strong, solid, black linen cloth boards with gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. One of the first discoveries we make is there have been men collectors since there was anything to collect. Land, houses, supporters, women, slaves - just plain hoarding, like a squirrel with his nuts. Then there is hoarding for pleasure, like a magpie with its jewels. (Introduction-Why Collect? ) View more info

The Year-Book for Colorists & Dyers, Presenting a Review of the Year's Advances in the Bleaching, Dyeing, Printing, and Finishing of Textiles - Volume VIII - 1905

By: Metz, Herman A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Herman A. Metz: 1906

Edition: Annual Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19183

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

397 pages; Good/No Jacket. Brown boards with red lettering - lettering on front board is dull and lettering on spine is gone. Liquid soil on margin of first several pages and inside front board. Small name stamp on front fly-leaf. Light shelf rub at the board edges. Outside page edges are very age tanned. Solid binding and hinges. This, the eighth volume of the Year-Book for Colorists and Dyers, contains a review of the novelties and improvements relating to dyestuffs and coloring matters and their use which have appeared in the year 1905. The author trusts that it will be found useful to thos... View more info