Noun(1) an expert or collector of antiquities
Adjective(1) of or relating to persons who study or deal in antiques or antiquities(2) of or relating to antiques or antiquities
(1) Ms Craddock has lately served a term as president of the world association of antiquarian booksellers - in my eyes a distinction higher than being an ambassador to the United Nations.(2) Many valuable volumes (valuable for their content, not their antiquarian nature) have been simply consigned to landfill.(3) Members are required to observe all restrictions, regulations and controls regarding the import or export of rare and valuable antiquarian maps and related materials(4) The York National Book Fair is an annual event and lays claim to being Britain's largest rare and antiquarian book fair with some 200 booksellers and an estimate of some 100,000 books on offer.(5) The York National Book Fair, which will be taking over the ground floor of the Barbican Centre on Friday and Saturday, is the largest rare, antiquarian and out-of-print book fair in Europe.(6) A new market appeared as the burgeoning antiquarian book trade pushed up the price of older works.(7) The Georgina Scott Sutherland Library has an important and valuable collection of antiquarian books mainly concerned with architecture but also including landscape architecture and art.(8) They also have a special section for rare Canadiana, signed books, and antiquarian finds.(9) The Fair lays claim to being Britain's largest antiquarian book fair with over 200 leading booksellers specialising in antiquarian and secondhand books, maps, prints and ephemera.(10) Books old and new, bargain books, children's books and a large representation of antiquarian books will be for sale.(11) I was misled by an article in the Guardian of 28 February, in which its arts correspondent described Quaritch as ├ö├ç├┐the London antiquarian booksellers handling the sale├ö├ç├û.(12) What, for instance, are the existing rare or antiquarian Indian books?(13) Jacques, a farmer's son with near genius level IQ, used his knowledge of the antiquarian book trade to avoid suspicion for years.(14) It's basically a recognition manual for antiquarian booksellers and aesthetes, but it does make some concessions to the issue of how you make the stuff.(15) A year after his death, only the attention of antiquarian bookseller Donald McCormick saved Hay's notebooks and papers: he bought them at an auction for Ôö¼├║3, the price of the old suitcase which contained them.(16) He sought out rare and out-of-print books from antiquarian booksellers, including a set of delightful eighteenth-century guidebooks by the York publisher Thomas Gent.
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