Provenance Research In Book History Hardcover
Reprint of the first edition with a new introductory section containing additional references to update the original text. This handbook offers a compendium of information on the ways of recognizing and identifying marks of ownership. Topics include inscriptions, mottoes, bookplates, book labels and book stamps, armorial, sales catalogues, catalogues and lists of private libraries, provenance indices, heraldry, and paleography. 352 pages, Hardcover.