2 edition of Book collecting in Britain in the 1930s found in the catalog.
Book collecting in Britain in the 1930s
A. N. L. Munby
|Contributions||Berliner, Harold (printer)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||23 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||23|
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April United States Office of War Information, Overseas Picture Division. In Britain, during the First World War, toqueues for food had become dangerously long. A Ministry of Food was created to help with the homefront food situation, In the 19th century, book collecting became common among gentlemen, mostly in Britain, and grew into an obsession that one of its participants called “bibliomania”.
Collecting Children's Picture Books. Reading with young children is a near-miraculous experience. Their eyes grow wide trying to absorb the images and ideas spread across the pages, which seem giant in their small hands.
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My Explore unique, collectible and unusual items from the finest booksellers in the world. THE ENCHANTED FOREST. Deluxe Limited Edition. The first loves of the book collecting world. From Beatrix Potter to Der Struwwelpeter. Here within are found books rare and ancient, starting with the earliest printed works encompassing incunabula, 15th century COVID Resources.
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Book collecting was by no means a new hobby, but as a pastime for the educated middle and upper middle classes, as opposed to professional librarians or antiquarians, it gained a greater visibility during the nineteenth century.
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