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The Book-Hunter in LondonHistorical and Other Studies of Collectors and Collecting by Roberts, William

The Book-Hunter in LondonHistorical and Other Studies of Collectors and Collecting by Roberts, William

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THE BOOK-HUNTER IN LONDON.
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THE BOOK-HUNTER IN LONDON.
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'His soul was never so staked down as in a bookseller's shop.'
Roger North.
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THE
The Project Gutenberg eBook of The Book-Hunter in London by William Roberts.
THE
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BOOK-HUNTER IN LONDON
Historical and other Studies of Collectors
and Collecting
WITH NUMEROUS PORTRAITS AND ILLUSTRATIONS
BY
W. ROBERTS

Author of
'The Earlier History of English Bookselling,'
'Printers' Marks,' etc.

LONDON
ELLIOT STOCK, 62, PATERNOSTER ROW, E.C.
1895

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CONTENTS.
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PREFACE
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INTRODUCTION
xv
EARLY BOOK-HUNTING

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BOOK-HUNTING AFTER THE INTRODUCTION OF PRINTING 12
FROM THE OLD TO THE NEW

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BOOK-AUCTIONS AND SALES
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BOOKSTALLS AND BOOKSTALLING
149
SOME BOOK-HUNTING LOCALITIES
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BOOK-HUNTER IN LONDON
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