Book #12940

Principles Of Bibliographical Description

Fredson Bowers
Principles Of Bibliographical Description. Fredson Bowers.

Binding: Softcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: Revised Edition; Fifth Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2005.

Reprinting of the first edition with a new introduction by G. Thomas Tanselle in Fine condition.

"Fredson Bowers's Principles is one of the indisputable classics of twentieth-century scholarship. When it was first published in 1949, it immediately became the standard guide...providing for the first time a comprehensive manual for the description of printed books as physical objects. " (from the Introduction by G. Thomas Tanselle).

Price: $39.00