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The enemies of books

Author: William Blades
Publisher: London : Trübner & Co., 1880.
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Genre/Form: Publishers' advertisements
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blades, William, 1824-1890.
Enemies of books.
London : Trübner & Co., 1880
(OCoLC)656760508
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Blades
OCLC Number: 546201
Notes: "The nucleus of the ... essay appeared in the August, September and October numbers of 'The Printers' register' for 1879."
"The plates are intended to show some of the various ways in which books can be illustrated."
LC copy 2 forms part of the personal library materials in the Joseph and Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection.

UNCG University Libraries notes:
"The nucleus of the ... essay appeared in the August, September and October numbers of 'The Printers' register' for 1879"--Pref.
"The plates are intended to show some of the various ways in which books can be illustrated"--P. [xi].
Book-worm mounted on slip of paper with details of its "capture" laid in.
Fire -- Water -- Gas and heat -- Dust and neglect -- Ignorance -- The bookworm -- Other vermin -- Bookbinders -- Collectors -- Conclusion : Reverence for old books.
Description: xiii, 110 pages, [8] pages of plates (some folded) : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Fire --
Water --
Gas and heat --
Dust and neglect --
Ignorance --
The bookworm --
Other vermin --
Bookbinders --
Collectors --
Conclusion : Reverence for old books.
Responsibility: by William Blades.
Local System Bib Number:
ocm00546201
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