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
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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 ...
Learn the basics of first edition identification for book collectors. ... has their own
conventions for what they use to tell the first printing of their books, and to further
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 ...
Dec 19, 2013 ... I can't tell whether these people are reading a first printing or a first edition -- from
the State Library of Victoria.) We frequently get e-mails from.
How to tell a first edition book? How can you tell if my book is a book club edition
? and others of the same ilk. Well, Glenn Larsen's Guide to First Editions was ...
Nov 8, 2012 ... An easy way to tell a bookseller is trying to get one over on you is if they try to sell
you a later-than-first printing and call it a “first edition.”.
Oct 9, 2015 ... How can you tell if a book is a first edition? In general, books before 1900 did not
indicate first or subsequent printings. The best way to ...
One of the most common questions asked of book dealers is.. how can I tell if it's
a 1st ? An in-depth study goes well beyond the parameters of a page - indeed ...