- New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980.
- cloth-backed paper covered boards, dust jacket.
- xiv, 270, (2) pages.
Price: $10.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 3055
First edition. Excellent guide to collecting first editions with basic information on what books to collect and where to find them. Includes an appendix of Wilson's own choices of the 50 most important American books published since World War II. Also lists the best bibliographies for modern authors. Foreword by J.M. Edelstein. Near fine. From the private reference library of Dorothy Sloan with a commemorative bookplate loosely inserted.