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 ...
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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 ...
That said, there are some general guidelines one can rely upon to identify many
first editions. If you find yourself purchasing a certain publisher's books very ...
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Editions Numbers On Books Help Identify First Editions Publishers' Identifying ...
Positively identifying first editions from later editions in the shortest possible time
greatly increases the enjoyment and satisfaction of book collecting. Dealers rely ...
Nov 8, 2012 ... Each company does their first edition identification (if they do any at all) ... I'm
going to use some books from around my house to illustrate:.
For these publishers, the absence of a later printing statement is the key to
identifying the first edition. Books with "First and Second Printings before
A cursory guide to First Edition Identification. It is compact because of space
limitations, and dealers of any size should consider one of the two books in the ...
This is the standard reference for first edition identification in the used book world
. McBride guides paraphrase Zempel and cannot possibly be better because ...
Jan 17, 2001 ... A document discussing the difference between editions and ... In figure 6 we can
establish the first edition status of the book but not which printing it is. ..... First
Editions : A Guide to Identification by Edward N Zempel (Editor) ...