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The pleasures of being a scholar-collector

G. Thomas Tanselle

The pleasures of being a scholar-collector

by G. Thomas Tanselle

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Published by Grolier Club in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Book collecting -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby G. Thomas Tanselle.
    SeriesRobert L. Nikirk lecture -- new ser., no. 5, Nikirk lectures -- n.s., no. 5.
    ContributionsKelly, Jerry, 1955- book designer., Grolier Club.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19951298M
    ISBN 100910672660
    OCLC/WorldCa63790186

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