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Get this from a library! Subject index of modern books acquired, [British Museum.]. Great deals on 1st Edition Index Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Many printed rare book collections bear shelfmarks (often abbreviated) derived from the following sources: Names of former owners or libraries whose books have been acquired and are still kept together as separate collections, e.g Douce. Descriptions of categories of books grouped by subject matter, eg Art. [Artes], Bib. [Bible Collection], : Isabel Holowaty. A signed, first edition of a recently released title can accrue value over time, but consider the scarcity factor. How many books has that author signed? (Learn more in "Collecting Signed Books") We invite you to visit "Book Collecting By the Year: Modern Firsts" - an on-going project where we choose the Most Collectible book for each year.
Books shelved as modern-fiction: Life of Pi by Yann Martel, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Wide Sargasso Sea (Paperback) by. Jean Rhys. (shelved 1 time as timebest-modern-novels) avg rating — 60, ratings — published Want to Read. Note: The * symbol indicates a reference to a page where the subject is discussed but not mentioned directly. About the 4th Edition: All the indexes we publish are for the 1st pages (the main text). The text and page numbers are the same in both the 3rd edition and 4th edition of The Big Book. You can use any of our indexes with either edition. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more.
Trends in Modern Book Collecting About six months ago, I found that I was repeatedly discussing with a number of fellow booksellers, and more especially with a number of collectors on my mailing list, the apparent shift in collecting styles -- especially with regard to modern firsts -- that has taken place over the last 20 years or so. LIST A - SERIALS (DEAD AND ONLINE) SELECTED FOR COMPACT SHELVING (folio) C A L L N U M B E R: Online Access: Not in Cat. Move to CS: Retain Latest in Stacks: Latest. Subject index of modern books acquired by British Museum (Book) Outlines for the classification of a library: respectfully submitted to the consideration of the trustees of the British museum: official copy for the use of the trustees (not published) by Thomas Hartwell Horne (). A Classification and Subject Index, for Cataloguing and Arranging the Books and Pamphlets of a Library [Dewey, Melvil] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Classification and Subject Index, for Cataloguing and Arranging the Books and Pamphlets of a Library/5(11).