COLLECTING : The Passionate Pastime

Johnston, Susanna, and Beddow, Tim

ISBN 10: 0060156791 / ISBN 13: 9780060156794
Published by Harper & Row, New York, 1986
Used Condition: Very Good + Hardcover
From Diversity Books, IOBA (Korumburra, Australia)

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136pp., colour-plate frontispiece, plus like plates throughout, several dedicated to each featured collector. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title on nominally bumped spine. Plain ochre boards trivially bumped only. Leaves unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. A collectomaniac's delight, this book features 29 collectors and collections, diverse and interesting all, from around Britain. Featured collections (after book preliminaries) include: Antique Woodworking, Tools, Steam Locomotives, Sewing Machines, Angling Equipment, Unicorns, Prams & Carts, Wemyss Ware, Milk Bottles, Plastics, Toy Soldiers, Vintage Cameras, Model Ships, and lots more, including the 'Insolt' collection (an acronym for 'I've never seen one like that'). Book weight approx. 920g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. Bookseller Inventory # 007916

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Title: COLLECTING : The Passionate Pastime

Publisher: Harper & Row, New York

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition:Very Good +

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First U.S. Edition

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Hardcover and dust jacket, as pictured; small tear on dust jacket edge (crft)

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