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The enemies of books

Author: William Blades
Publisher: London, Trübner, 1880.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2d edView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Blades, William, 1824-1890.
Enemies of books.
London, Trübner, 1880
(DLC) 09024384
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Blades
OCLC Number: 893924613
Notes: "The nucleus of the ... essay appeared in the August, September and October numbers of 'The Printers' register' for 1879"--Preface.
"The plates are intended to show some of the various ways in which books can be illustrated."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, [3], 114, [2] pages) frontispiece (portrait), 5 plates (1 folded) double facsimile
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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.
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