Review – The Picker’s Bible

The Picker's Bible by Joe Willard

Ever wonder what a ‘picker’ really does, where he finds sources for all that wonderful stuff, and how he finds buyers?

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Review – Guide to the Identification of First Editions

Bill McBride’s Pocket Guide to the Identification of First Editions details the methods over 4,600 different publishers use to identify their first editions. For many years McBride has worked tirelessly …{read more}

Review – Points of Issue: A Compendium of Points of Issue of Books by 19th-20th Century Authors

Bill McBride’s other book, A Guide to the Identification of First Editions, shares the basic methods that individual publishers use for distinguishing first editions from later printings.

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