Book Discussion on Collected Books: The Guide to Values

Mr. and Mrs. Ahearn, co-authors of Collected Books: The Guide to Values, 2002 Edition, published by Putnam, talked about book… read more

Mr. and Mrs. Ahearn, co-authors of Collected Books: The Guide to Values, 2002 Edition, published by Putnam, talked about book collecting, rare books, and first editions with Mr. Cuthbert and Mr. Stypeck. The Ahearns explained how they identify first editions, and discussed the characteristics that make certain books valuable. First editions of Ernest Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms, Henry David Thoreau’s Walden, Ian Fleming’s Casino Royale, and Arthur C. Clark’s 2001: A Space Odyssey were shown and discussed. The Ahearns also responded to listeners' telephone calls. close

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Feb 14, 2004
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