Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Near Fine in Very Good jacket. 4to-over 9"-12" Tall. First edition hard cover with dust jacket, NF/VG. Unmarked, crisp copy with slight shelf rubbing to lower board edges. Jacket has two short closed tears and offered under fresh mylar. 216pp., index, photographs. An expert introduction to the worlds of printing and engraving, inks, papers and watermarks, and explains the causes of scarcity. Illustrated throughout with photographs of rare stamps.
The Postage Stamp Gazetteer. By Blackburn, Graham, Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis, 1976. ISBN: 0672521466. 214pgs 1st edition. Well illustrated book with an alphabetical listing of all the world's stamp-issuing authorities (as of 1976), and a photo of a stamp from each place, explains many aspects of stamp-collecting. Large HB/DJ nFine/nFine, 3 lbs.
2. pp. 215. Description: 215 p. : ill.; 28 cm. Subjects: Collector's Stamps--Stamp collecting--Copiously illustrated in full, vibrant color. Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-worn dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered.
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