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Helen and Ruth Regenstein Collection of Rare Books

University of Chicago. Library.

Helen and Ruth Regenstein Collection of Rare Books

a selection exhibited at the Joseph Regenstein Library of the University of Chicago, November 1975 through January 1976.

by University of Chicago. Library.

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Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Regenstein, Helen -- Library -- Exhibitions,
    • Regenstein, Ruth -- Library -- Exhibitions,
    • University of Chicago. Library -- Exhibitions,
    • Rare books -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 65-67.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1029 .U57 1975 Rosenwald Coll
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 67 p. :
      Number of Pages67
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5200591M
      LC Control Number75024188

      Paul Jordan-Smith Collection of Rare Books. Paul Jordan-Smith was an alumnus of the University from the early s and later became a writer and editor with the Los Angeles Times newspaper. Also a rare book collector, Jordan-Smith donated several books to the University of Chattanooga around the time he returned to give a commencement address in the late s. The book’s binder would often remove and discard the half title at the time of binding. Remaining half-titles are therefore of interest to collectors. Illuminated Decorated by hand. Typically early printed books and especially manuscripts. Imprint Satement of place, publisher and date of publication on a book’s title page.

      Characteristics of a Rare Book. Intrinsic Importance: The most essential factor in determining rarity is the book's intrinsic importance, or how important the book is considered to be in its books with some acknowledged importance will have a consumer demand that creates market value and a sense of rarity. Book at my grandmother's house, dated Couldn't find anything about it though. Flavius Josephus - The High Famous Jewish History, And in a fancy vellum binding too! Lutheri Operum TOM XVII Does anyone know anything about this book? Looking for more information on this book: The official and other papers of the late Major.

        Courtesy Weiss Auctions. Detective Comics # If vintage comics are more your style, try shopping the local tag sales. One lucky fellow bought this copy of Detective Comics #29, originally published in July , at a tag sale for $20 and then consigned it to a Long Island auction earlier this year, where it reached $53,(And if this comic book fairytale sounds Author: Rebecca Rego Barry.   Recent purchases from the Rare and Antique Book website indicate this trend. Sales of the full first edition set of The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis, and the set of four Pooh books by A. A. Milne were bought as birthday presents for the respective buyers’ partners who had loved reading them as a child.


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