Good. No dust jacket. Moderate shelf wear, binding intact, hinges starting, clean, no marks, po's blind stamp on ffe. No slipcase. Sewn binding. Half cloth over boards. 249 p. Audience: General/trade. "This special edition of A Passion for Books is limited to 975 copies for private distribution to friends of the publisher, Christmas 1958." With laid-in Dryad Handicrafts (UK) leaflet on "Repairing Books."
Very Good. No Jacket. Book 249 pgs. Special limited edition of 975 copies for private distribution to friends of the publisher. Hardback copy in slipcase has very little wear, but has a faded spine. The book is clean with no writing or marks. The slipcase is in very good condition with just a couple of tiny specks to the back.
Fine in Very Good jacket. Book 1st printing. Gilt-stamped cloth. 249pp. "Reading Books, collecting books, and the art of librarianship are the theme of this enchanting volume by a distinguished librarian and bookman." There has been no one who has written so lovingly about books & finding them as UCLA librarian LCP. Fine in moderately soiled, but vg, pc dj.
Fine. One of a special edition of 975 copies produced for distribution to friends of the publisher for Christmas 1958. First Printing. Clean, crisp copy. A wonderful collection of essays on the joys of libraries and librarians.
Very Good in Good dust jacket. 8vo-21 x 14.5 cm.; 249- pp. Quarter bound with red cloth on spine and marbled paper on boards with gilt lettering on spine. One of the 975 copies printed for private distribution to friends of the publisher. A collection of nineteen essays written by the head of the libraries at UCLA between the years 1948 and 1957. Very minor shelf wear to the externals with the library markings being a covered over library name on the front free end paper and attachment removal remains on the back end papers. No external markings. The original glassine jacket is worn on the edges and folds. The slip case is missing.; Ex-Library.
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