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Care and Feeding of Books Old and New

A Simple Repair Manual for Book Lovers



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The Care and Feeding of Books Old and New: A Simple Repair Manual for Book Lovers by Margot Rosenberg
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This title is a booklovers' delight. Here in one witty, instructive volume is everything needed to know about storing, cleaning, fixing, shelving, mending, oiling, mailing, dusting, pasting, binding, gluing, debugging, deodorizing, and otherwise guaranteeing a long shelf life for your treasured tomes. The authors I are professional booksellers who know exactly what supplies! to use, where to get them, how to use them, and how to weed a collection. Their aim is to help all booklovers to preserve their own books without great expense, inordinate effort, or extensive training. This is a splendid gift for anyone who cherishes their books.

Author Biography

Margot Rosenberg and Bern Marcowitz are the founders and proprietors of Dog Lovers Bookshop (www.dogbooks.com). They are bookselling professionals who developed a keen interest in the welfare of the books they sell. They live in New York City.
Release date NZ
March 25th, 2004
Country of Publication
United States
St Martin's Press
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