Ahearn, (Edward) Allen

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AHEARN, (Edward) Allen

AHEARN, (Edward) Allen. American, b. 1937. Genres: Librarianship, Bibliography. Career: US Department of the Navy, Washington, DC, contracting officer, 1960-73; Office of the US Secretary of Defense, Arlington, VA, advisor on major systems acquisitions, 1973-80; Quill and Brush (antiquarian book store), partner, 1976-; defense procurement consultant in Rockville, MD, 1980-84. Publications: The Book of First Books, 1975, 4th ed., 1986; (with P. Ahearn) Book Collecting: A Comprehensive Guide, 1989, new ed., 2000; (with P. Ahearn) Collected Books: The Guide to Value, 1991, rev. ed., 2002. Co-author of privately printed price guides to the works of individual authors. Address: Quill and Brush, 1137 Sugarloaf Mtn Rd, Dickerson, MD 20842, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]