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What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources
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As in "first edition thus," usually a reissue but with some new material that we hope some collector out there will care about. Sometimes the new material is illustrations, or a new introduction, sometimes it is text that varies from the original edition, sometimes it is simply a new edition published by a different, but significant, publishing house.
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