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
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 ...
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:.
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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 ...
Jan 17, 2001 ... A document discussing the difference between editions and printings in
relationship to the collecting of ... In figure 6 we can establish the first edition
status of the book but not which printing it is. .... How to identify a BCE
The Reprint Publishers (They Don't Usually Publish First Editions) Book Club
Editions Numbers On Books Help Identify First Editions Publishers' Identifying ...
Free searchable database of modern first edition books. Includes images and
points of issue to assist collectors in the identification of true first editions.
For the most part, when we are discussing identifying First Editions, we are
referring primarily to books from the early 1800s to the present. For an
introduction to ...
The ability to identify first editions is one of the most essential skills for both
booksellers and collectors and of interest to some book buyers in general.