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(5) Early Card Catalogs with Burdick Publications

Lot Number 858

Quantity: Bid Starts: 01/18/2009 16:00:00 
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Jefferson Burdick was one of the great collectors of the twentieth century and his pioneering work in archiving and cataloging different cards still maintains a major influence on the hobby today. Offered is a collection of (5) different vintage collecting publications that include (3) of Burdick’s esteemed works. Included are 1.) The American Card Catalog by J.R. Burdick (published February 1953, GD) 2.) Pioneer Postcards by J.R. Burdick (GD) 3.) The Handbook of Detroit Publish Co. Postcards by J.R. Burdick (published February 1954, VG) 4.) The Sports Collectors Bible by Bert Sugar (published 1975, VG-EX) 5.) Hobby Card Collectors Catalogue (1986 postmark, VG-EX). These publications contain flaws such as handwritten notes, cover wear and loose bindings. However, their historical value greatly outweighs these factors. 
 
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