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Bliss, Anthony. Caveat Lector*: An exposition: fakes and forgeries, facsimiles and deceptions, hoaxes and imposters, XVI-XX centuries, November 6, 1979-March 31, 1980. [DeKalb, IL: Founders Memorial Library, Northern Illinois University, 1981]. 8vo., 31 p. : ill., facsims. ; 22 cm. Stapled wrappers. An exhibition catalogue describing 67 items that were on view in the Founders Memorial Library and curated by Anthony Bliss.

This copy inscribed on verso of front Wrap.


For Douglas Adams - If I say so myself, this was a good show - too bad it could only be seen in DeKalb. I still keep files on literary fakes, forgeries, & frauds - funny how they just keep coming! Anthony Bliss 7/11/11

*let the reader beware

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Forgery -- Exhibitions.
Literary forgeries and mystifications -- Exhibitions.