Synopses & Reviews
Rare Finds is a friendly, wide-ranging introduction to the world of rare book collecting. It is intended for those with a budding interest in this exciting field rather than simply professional booksellers and librarians. The guide contains an easy-to-use Glossary as well as sections devoted to Frequently Asked Questions, Book Production, and Format. Lavishly illustrated, it includes chapters on all major collecting areas.
About the Author
David and Natalie Bauman founded Bauman Rare Books in 1973. Today the company is among the largest and best known in the nation, with galleries on Madison Avenue in New York and in Philadelphia. Bauman Rare Books offers an extraordinary and extensive selection of rare books and autographs ranging from the fifteenth through the twentieth centuries. Having formed many important book collections through the years, the company is known for its research, exceptional inventory and large expert staff.