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The Family Album

CONTACT
Ronald Lieberman
ADDRESS
At the Old Mill, 4887 East Newport Rd.
17535 Kinzers
UNITED STATES See map
DESCRIPTION

International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) // American Library Association (ALA); + ACRL/RBMS [For over 25 Continuous Years ] // PA Library Association (PLA) // Bibliographical Society of America // Middle Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) // Society for the History of Authorship, Readership, and Publishing (SHARP) // Library Company of Philadelphia // Philobiblon Club // Etc. Etc.Ron Lieberman, has been an antiquarian bookseller, rare book appraiser, and library consultant for over 41 years. His firm, The Family Album, has issued a series of exceptional catalogs and bibliographic references in a variety of fields, including: Incunabula; Pennsylvania-Americana; German-Americana; Fine Book Bindings; Early Photographica; Printing History & Typography; Classics from the Great Scholar / Printers; Etc. He is the instructor for a series of valuable workshops and courses in the history, taste, and technique of book collecting. He frequently lectures before professional groups of librarians and archivists on: the book trade; collection and building security; disaster preparedness; appraisals; and preservation, conservation, and binding. He has also often appeared on radio and television popularizing the pleasant hobby of antique book collecting. His expert opinion on the book collecting market; values of archives and manuscripts; collection preservation & security; historic photographs; and the value of rare books has been sought by sources as diverse as: the Historical & Museum Commission of PA; the PA State Library; the Library of Congress; the Smithsonian Institution; the FBI; American Bible Society; Money Magazine; Kipplinger Magazine; Conservation Centers; Warman's Antique Price Guides; U.S.A. Today; as well as Universities, Colleges, and Historical Societies throughout the United States. As one of the organizers of the World Library Fund, Mr. Lieberman provides professional analyses of library collections, and helps plan library development for public and private institutions in the United States and abroad. He was a Member of the Board of Governors of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (A.B.A.A.), and Chairman of the A.B.A.A. Security Committee. He was a long-time regular member of the Security Committee of the Rare Book and Manuscript Section (RBMS) of the American Library Association (ALA); and was the Past President of the Middle Atlantic Chapter, A.B.A.A. Mr. Lieberman was also, for many years, a consulting editor and contributor to the Haworth Press journal: "College & Undergraduate Libraries." He is also a member of the: International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) // American Library Association (ALA); + ACRL/RBMS [For over 25 Continuous Years] // PA Library Association (PLA) // Bibliographical Society of America // Middle Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) // Society for the History of Authorship, Readership, and Publishing (SHARP) // Library Company of Philadelphia // Philobiblon Club // Etc. Etc.

OTHER SPECIALITIES
Preservation, Library Consultants, Appraisers, Early American & European Printing, Imprints, Pennsylvania German Books & Art, Early Bibles, Bindings
OPENING HOURS
By appointment only
 
 
By Appointment - but never on Sunday
SALES INFORMATION
YOUR SATISFACTION IS GUARANTEED.
All materials are returnable - for ANY reason - within 10 days.

For shipments in the U.S.
Please add $ 12.00 for Priority Mail. Overseas Shipments will be sent by the fastest and safest methods, and will be billed at cost.
Preferred mode of payment:
In advance; with a check in U.S. funds drawn on a U.S. bank.
Arrangements can be made for: Credit Card; Institutional;
Foreign; and/or Trade purchases. Your inquiries are welcomed.

YOUR SATISFACTION IS GUARANTEED.
All materials are returnable - for ANY reason - within 10 days.
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