Special Interest Item
Johnston A --Jess(c) --Patchen K(c) --Williams J(c) --Phillips T(c) --Hirschman J(c) --Berman W(c)
Illustrated Book --Critical Text --Bibliography --Conventional Non-Fiction --Book Review
J.M. Edelstein, formerly chief librarian at the National Gallery of Art, and currently Senior Bibliographer at the Getty Center for the Study of Arts and Humanities, is quoted in an article by Francis Mattson on "ten perceived motivations for collecting." He offers a "book collectors' truism: Nothing is less interesting than someone else's collection and nothing more intriguing than one's own." Alistair Johnston contributes "Literary Small Presses Since World War II in Europe and America.