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Category: All Categories: Reference: Library Science
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BOON, J.A.; LOR, P.J.; PRINSLOO, K.P. (Editors)  
National Libraries: Some South African and International Perspectives on Challenges and Opportunities. A Tribute to H.J. Aschenborn at Sixty Five.

Publisher: The State Library Pretoria, 1986.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original imitation vellum boards as issued. Together with a letter presenting the book to Reuben Musiker, one of the contributors to the book; an invitation to the function at which the festschrift was presented to Aschenborn, SIGNED by Aschenborn; the special issue of INFORMAT as tribute to Aschenborn, and an in memoriam leaflet for Aschenborn.

Appr.: | AUD 90.14 CAD 91.40 EUR 62.96 GBP 50.00 JPY 8,500.00 MXN 1,062.50 ZAR 894.74 

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BORKO, Harold & BERNIER, Charles, C  
Abstracting Concepts and Methods

Publisher: Academic Press, 1975.
Fine/Fine. First Edition.

Appr.: | AUD 21.21 CAD 21.51 EUR 14.81 GBP 11.76 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 210.53 

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Colendo Explorare. Contributions to the Theoretical Framework of Librarianship / Bydraes Tot Die Ken- En Werkwereld Van Di Biblioteekkunde

Publisher: Pretoria: The State Library, 1975.
First Edition. A fine copy in a near fine sl. edgeworn d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 31.81 CAD 32.26 EUR 22.22 GBP 17.65 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 315.79 

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Lees En Lesers: Lesings Oor Die Leserkunde Gelewer as Deeltydse Professor in Die Departement Biblioteekkunde Aan Die Randse Afrikaanse Universiteit

Publisher: The State Library Pretoria, 1967.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original bright blue simulated leather cloth as issued.

Appr.: | AUD 31.81 CAD 32.26 EUR 22.22 GBP 17.65 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 315.79 

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Efimova, Nina Aleksandrovna.  
Problemy Povyshenieiia Ceffektivnosti I Kachestva Raboty Bibliothek: Sbornik Nauchnykh Trudov.

Publisher: Leningrad, Gosudarstvennaeiia Publichnaeiia Biblioteka Im M. E. Saltykova-Shchedrina, 1980.
On libraries in the USSR / Soviet Union. stock#100869. 153 p. Good/ paperback

Appr.: | AUD 10.60 CAD 10.75 EUR 7.41 GBP 5.88 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 105.26 

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Gaunt, J.L., Winans, Robert B., Marcuse, Michael J., Others  
The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, Vol 72, NO. 1, 1978.

Publisher: Bibliographical Society of America Portland Maine 1978.
Paperbound, 8vo. Contents include "Popular Fiction and the Ballad Market in the Second Half of the Seventeenth Century, " by J. L. Gaunt; "The Beginnings of Systematic Bibliography in America Up to 1800: Further Explorations, " by Robert B. Winans, and more. Very good with slightly curled corners, some speckling on top text block edge. BOB 5028 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall BoB

Appr.: | AUD 12.73 CAD 12.90 EUR 8.89 GBP 7.06 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 126.32 

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Kim, Choong H.  
Books by Mail: A Handbook for Libraries

Publisher: Greenwood Westport, CT 1977.
Inscribed, signed by the author. 417 pages, numerous tables, b/w illustrations descriptive directory, appendix, index; 8vo, tan cloth. Very good +, cover corners bumped; no dust jacket Inscribed by the author Hard Cover

Appr.: | AUD 46.66 CAD 47.31 EUR 32.59 GBP 25.88 JPY 4,400.00 MXN 550.00 ZAR 463.16 

Purchase direct from: Abstract Books. Item number: 020631.
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King, H. B.  
Suggested List of Library Books Approved for Delaware Elementary Schools
Publisher: State of Delaware, Department of Public Instruction, 1946 Dover, DE.
Book. Book condition: Fair to Good. Soft cover 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall No date; ca. 1946. "The list of library books contained in this bulletin is to assist teachers, principals, supervisors, and superintendents in the selection, purchase and classification of a good basic collection of library and reference books for the elementary schools. The list is arranged alphabetically according to the author's last name and also according to the subject headings. The list gives the copyright date, publisher, modification of the Dewey Decimal classification of books, the list price, and the grade or grades for each title listed. This is not a list of all the best books for children, but rather a selection of titles that have been used successfully in connection with classroom activities and have been popular with many readers.." 58 pages. Book is in fair to GOOD condition; some wear to cover. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

Appr.: | AUD 10.60 CAD 10.75 EUR 7.41 GBP 5.88 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 105.26 

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Mooney, Martha T. (editor).  
Book Review Digest. Ninety-Second Annual Cumulation. March 1996 to February 1997 Inclusive.

Publisher: New York: H. W. Wilson, 1997.
Hardcover As New hardcover (no markings) / No dust jacket as issued. Clean and fresh. A new copy.

Appr.: | AUD 63.63 CAD 64.52 EUR 44.44 GBP 35.29 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 631.58 

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Tait, James A. and Douglas Anderson.  
Descriptive Cataloguing : A Student's Introduction to the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules 1967.

Publisher: Hamden, CT: Linnet Books & Clive Bingley, 1971..
ISBN: 9780208010773 Revised and enlarged edition. 122 pp. Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket. A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 13.26 CAD 13.44 EUR 9.26 GBP 7.35 JPY 1,250.00 MXN 156.25 ZAR 131.58 

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Taube, Mortimer / Mortimer Taube and Associates  
Studies in Coordinate Indexing, volume III 1956
Publisher: Documentation, Inc 1956; 156 pages, some illustrations, photos.
Good+ overall, blue paper-over-boards, hardcover, title in gilt on spine a bit dulled; ex-library from The Franklin Institute with call numbers at lower front cover, institution bookplate on pastedown. Slight spine lean and edgewear but binding is sound & pages clean, unmarked; a bit toned with age and paper acidity.

CONTENTS -- Communication Theory and Storage and Retrieval Systems; Cost as the Measure of Efficiency of Storage and Retrieval Systems;Cost of Generic Coding; The Logic and Mechanics of Storage and Retrieval Systems; Some Notes on Coordinate Indexing and its Logic;

Problems in the Application of Uniterm Coordinate Indexing;Documentation in Instrumentation; the Semantic Fog.

'The research we are doing for the Office of Naval Research in the theory of those special types of information systems whose primary purpose is to store and retrieve information has led, on one hand, to the design of various pieces of equipment and, on the other, to the development of new approaches to the fundamental theory of storage and retrieval systems...' (from the book)

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Thornton, John L.  
A Mirror for Librarians: Selected Readings in the History of Librarianship

Publisher: Grafton London 1948.
Ex libris. 207 pages, b/w plates, index, 8vo, green cloth. Good, number spine, usual library marks, front endpaper bottom half missing, date slip, pocket residue inside front cover; contents very good; no dust jacket First Edition Hard Cover

Appr.: | AUD 16.97 CAD 17.20 EUR 11.85 GBP 9.41 JPY 1,600.00 MXN 200.00 ZAR 168.42 

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Wellisch, Hans H.  
Indexing from A to Z.

Publisher: New York: H. W. Wilson, 1996..
ISBN: 9780824208820 Second edition, revised and enlarged. 569 pp. Bibliography, index. As New hardcover (no markings) / As New dust jacket. Clean and fresh. A new copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 68.93 CAD 69.89 EUR 48.15 GBP 38.24 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 684.21 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 7858.
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WESTRA, P.E. (Ediror)  
Proceedings of the Symposium on Manuscripts in Southern Africa 21-23 November 1984

Publisher: South African Library Cape Town, 1988.
2nd Printing A fine unread copy in the original cream thin card printed wrappers as issued.

Appr.: | AUD 31.81 CAD 32.26 EUR 22.22 GBP 17.65 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 315.79 

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