WorldCat Identities

Carter, John 1905-1975

Overview
Works: 329 works in 994 publications in 2 languages and 12,995 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Former owner, Translator, Author of introduction, Honoree, fme
Classifications: Z1006, 655.1
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Most widely held works by John Carter
Printing and the mind of man: a descriptive catalogue illustrating the impact of print on the evolution of Western civilization during five centuries by John Carter( Book )

23 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of the printing and the mind of man exhibition held in conjunction with IPEX,1963
ABC for book collectors by John Carter( Book )

46 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words and phrases used in booksellers' and auctioneers' catalogs
Taste & technique in book collecting; with an epilogue by John Carter( Book )

56 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enquiry into the nature of certain nineteenth century pamphlets by John Carter( Book )

25 editions published between 1934 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC for book collectors by John Carter( Book )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urne buriall and The garden of Cyrus by Thomas Browne( Book )

22 editions published between 1932 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books and book-collectors by John Carter( Book )

21 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC for book collectors by John Carter( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Carter's classic ABC for Book Collectors has long been established as the most enjoyable and informative reference work on book terminology. Here, in over 490 alphabetical entries, ranging in length from a single line to several pages, may be found the definition and analysis of the technical terms of book collecting and bibliography, interspersed with insightful comments on such subjects as auctions, condition, facsimiles, fakes, points, rarity, organizations, etc. -- Book Jacket
New paths in book collecting by John Carter( Book )

16 editions published between 1934 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC for book collectors by John Carter( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confines of criticism : the Cambridge Inaugural, 1911 by A. E Housman( Book )

18 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC for book-collectors by John Carter( Book )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1961 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The printed book by Harry Gidney Aldis( Book )

38 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedic resource for anyone passionate about the history of books and how they are made, The Printed Book tells the story of the book from the advent of printing to the modern form (1916). What emerges is an engaging history of the construction of books, their illustrations, bindings, and, finally, the handling and mishandling of books
A.E. Housman, a bibliography by John Carter( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC for book collectors by John Carter( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.E. Housman; an annotated hand-list by John Carter( Book )

14 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The firm of Charles Ottley, Landon & Co. : footnote to An enquiry by John Carter( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1967 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Binding variants in English publishing, 1820-1900 by John Carter( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bücher die die Welt verändern by John Carter( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in German and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A postscript of advice from Geneva to be added to each of Mr. Care's several volumes of Advice from Rome by John Carter( Book )

6 editions published between 1678 and 1978 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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ABC for book collectors
Alternative Names

controlled identityWaynflete, John

Carter, J. W. 1905-1975

Carter, John, 1905-1975

Carter, John W. 1905-1975

Carter, John Waynflete.

Carter John Waynflete 1905-1975

Ignoramus 1905-1975

John Carter auteur anglais, né en 1905

John Carter britisk skribent

John Carter Brits schrijver (1905-1975)

John Carter brittisk författare

John Carter Englischer Autor, geboren 1905

Marlow Harriet 1905-1975

Shears Homlock 1905-1975

Waynflete Carter, John 1905-1975

Waynflete George 1905-1975

Waynflete John 1905-1975

جان کارتر نویسنده بریتانیایی

カーター, J

ジョン・カーター イギリスの著作家

Languages
English (427)

German (19)

Covers
ABC for book collectorsThe printed book