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Rare books and manuscript thefts : a security system for librarians, booksellers, and collectors / by John H. Jenkins ; foreword by Terry Belanger.

Author/Creator:
Jenkins, John Holmes.
Publication:
New York : Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America, 1982.
Format/Description:
Book
27 unnumbered pages ; 23 cm
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Subjects:
Book thefts.
Rare books.
Libraries -- Security measures.
Medical subjects:
Manuscripts as Topic.
Rare Books.
Libraries.
Security Measures.
Contents:
I. How and why the security system has been created
II. The nature of the book thief
III. What to do if you suffer a book theft
IV. What to do when the thief is caught
V. What to do when your books are recovered
VI. What to do when you are offered suspicious books
VII. How to avoid book thefts
VIII. Marking books and manuscripts.
Local notes:
RBC copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2016 by Daniel Traister.
RBC copy has copy of letter from Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America, signed by president John H. Jenkins, laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Traister, Daniel (donor) (RBC copy)
Jenkins, John Holmes (autograph) (RBC copy)
Penn Chronology:
1982
Contributor:
Belanger, Terry.
Other format:
Online version: Jenkins, John Holmes. Rare books and manuscript thefts.
Online version: Jenkins, John Holmes. Rare books and manuscript thefts.
OCLC:
8313763