According to the definition of edition above, a book printed today, by the same
publisher, and from the same type as when it was first ...
We venture to say that no other piece of terminology has caused so much
contention among booksellers and collectors as that of first edition. In publishing
There are several good books on the subject of book collecting. Allen & Patricia
Ahearn's excellent COLLECTED BOOKS ...
A brief introduction to what a first edition book is and why first editions are
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Oct 17, 2011 ... Identifying a first edition is no simple matter. There are thousands of publishers
and they use a large variety of methods, which are often ...
Dec 19, 2013 ... I can't tell whether these people are reading a first printing or a first edition ... An
edition is when you make a significant change to a book.
How do you know if a book is a first edition? Since criteria for indicating a first
edition varies from publisher to publisher, there's no easy answer. To complicate
In the case of titles published before 1900, the key to first-edition identification is
often the date on the title page. The vast majority of first editions published ...
Book collecting tips on what first editions are and why to collect them.
Jan 17, 2001 ... In figure 6 we can establish the first edition status of the book but not which
printing it is. There are exceptions however. The most noted one is ...