7 edition of Old books, rare friends found in the catalog.
|Statement||Leona Rostenberg and Madeleine Stern.|
|Series||Thorndike large print senior lifestyles series|
|Contributions||Stern, Madeleine B., 1912-|
|LC Classifications||Z473.R77 R665 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||477 p. (large print) :|
|Number of Pages||477|
|LC Control Number||98011524|
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Old Books, Rare Friends describes their mutual passion for books and literary sleuthing as they take us on their earliest European book buying jaunts. Using what they call Finger-spitzengefühl, the art of evaluating antiquarian books by handling, experience, and instinct, we are treated to some of their greatest discoveries amid the mildewed Cited by: 3.
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Rostenberg was born in the Bronx on Decem Her father Adolf was a dermatologist. Rostenberg and her decades long friend and business partner Madeleine B. Stern became widely known in the late s while in their late eighties when their.
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Stern, Leona Rostenberg. Doubleday. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.Old Books, Rare Friends describes their mutual passion for books and literary sleuthing as they take us on their earliest European book buying jaunts.
Using what they call Finger-spitzengefühl, the art of evaluating antiquarian books by handling, experience, and instinct, we are treated to some of their greatest discoveries amid the mildewed.