Book Collecting and Scholarship

By: Blegen, Theodore C., Blegen

Price: $13.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Used hardcover copy in Very Good Minus Condition. The pages of the book are clean, crisp, and unmarked. The upper area of the cover shows that there has been liquid contact. The edges of the orange paper over black cloth boards shows visible edgewear to the black cloth in two places. Other minor wear including long vertical scratch on back.Gilt stamped lettering front cover and spine, gilt stamped design front cover. No dustjacket. Two lightly bumped cover corners. This is a designated gift copy published in 1954 upon the opening of the James Ford Bell Room at the University of Minnesota, containing the rare and antiqurian book collection of the room's namesake. To the benefit of future generations, James Ford Bell, involved in the Minnesota Milling industry and a collector of books and articles of historical significance, made a significant gift of his library to the U of M. Book Collecting and Scholarship contains the transcripts of the dedicatory lectures given October 30, 1953: Theodore C. Blegen: A Glorious Court; James Ford Bell: Bound Fragments of Time; Stanley Pargellis: Rare Books and the Scholar; Colton Storm: The Specialized Collection; Louis B. Wright: American Book Collectors. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis MN, 1954. 69 pages, 7-7/8 x 5-5/8 inches, 20 cm.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!

Title: Book Collecting and Scholarship

Author/Composer: Blegen, Theodore C., Blegen

Categories: Books about Books,

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 008978

Keywords: Books, Collecting, Scholarship, James Ford Bell, Collections, Essays, Theodore Blegan, Stanley Pargellis, Colton Storm, Louis B Wright, Minnesota,