Antique books to look forSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:09

Antique books to look for

DO YOU DREAM OF TREASURE HUNTING? Collecting old antiquarian books can be exciting, fun and very, very profitable! However, just because a book is old doesn t necessarily mean it is VALUABLE. Here are a few hints to help you the next time you think you may have unearthed some hidden treasure: RARITY ALWAYS COMES BEFORE AGE! You can find a book that seems to be a real treasure because it has an old copyright date, but rarity actually dictates a book…

Antiques books Kansas CitySeptember 13, 2013 – 14:09

Antiques books Kansas City

About Us Glenn Books has been owned and managed by Frederic and Carolyn Gilhousen since 1987; however, Glenn Books has been honorably serving middle-America since 1933. Frank Glenn established the shop in Kansas City, Missouri on the Country Club Plaza. Upon his death, Ardis Glenn, his wife, carried on the business for another 25 years. We take great pride in being a part of that antiquarian bookseller history. The shop has had five locations in the…

Antique books London ShopsSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

Antique books London Shops

100 Marmion Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, PO5 2BB. 02392 876611 27 Dinky Vintage This Brighton store is entirely dedicated to vintage children s clothes,says Kiera. Dinky Vintage has sweet Fifties frocks and sailor-style pea coats, all in miniature. 39b Sydney Street, Brighton, BN1 4EP. 01273 911055; dinkyvintage.com 28 Herts & Essex Antiques centre ‘With 70 dealers under one roof, this is the perfect place for a good old rummage, ’ says Katherine…

Antiques books WorcesterSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

Antiques books Worcester

The Children s Books collection at the American Antiquarian Society is, within its scope, the world s finest. Extending from the sober prose of Thomas Shepard s children s catechism, Short Catechism Familiarly Teaching the Knowledg of God (1654), to the cheerful images of children at play in Young America s ABC and Pretty Picture Book (1900), the collection chronicles the emergence of an American literature for children. Books written for children…

Antique Books MelbourneSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

Antique Books Melbourne

Association: The Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers - Bookseller: Peter Arnold Pty. Ltd. From 23th to 26 November, 2010, the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers invites dealers and collectors to Melbourne to enjoy the 37th ANZAAB Australian Antiquarian Book Fair. 36 of Australia’s leading booksellers will showcase fine, rare and collectable books – a brilliant chance to explore new fields…

Antique Books EnglandSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

Antique Books England

The British Library was among the libraries targeted. Photograph: Martin Argles A Cambridge graduate who stole more than 1m worth of rare books during his career as a professional book thief was today found guilty of stealing 40, s worth of books from a celebrated library. William Jacques, nicknamed Tome Raider after stealing hundreds of rare books in the late 1990s, drew up a thief s shopping list , targeting the most expensive books that he…

E Antique booksSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

E Antique books

I have found a lot of free Kindle e-books available through Amazon.com. Most of these public domain books are older, out of copyright [pre-1923] or out-of-print but may still have some useful information in them that could supplement your survival bookshelf. Just go to Amazon.com and download the appropriate Kindle Reader application for what you are using--such as PC, Mac computer, iPhone, Android, Blackberry--or if you are inclined you could buy…

Antique Books CharlestonSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

Antique Books Charleston

History | mission | officers The Antiquarian Book Dealers Association of South Carolina (ABDASC) is made up of persons and businesses engaged in the selling of rare and out-of-print books. The Association fosters the appreciation and sales of antiquarian books, prints and manuscripts and promotes professional and ehtical standards for its members. ABDASC is a long-time participant in the SCBook Festival and offers many unusual and hard to find antiquarian…

Antique books value Price GuideSeptember 13, 2013 – 14:10

Antique books value Price Guide

Collected Books: The Guide to Identification and Values by Patricia and Allen Ahearn “We cannot stress enough how important is to understand that the physical condition of a book – how worn or, hopefully, unworn it is – has a large impact on its value. In real estate, it may be ‘location, location, location’; in book collecting it is ‘condition, condition, condition.- Allen & Patricia Ahearn – Preface to Collected Books (4th edition, 2011) The…