Imitation leather May age horriblyI have yet to get my copy, though I have been waiting to pull the trigger. Seems like an opportunity for me (and only me, I am not passing judgment) to be vain.
If I get the hardback ones, I’m more likely to treat them as I ought: tools to be used.
If I get the leather ones, they’re more likely to be shelf decorations, or if they do get read I won’t be as comfortable marking things up.
You could also act according to the advice of Wilhelmus a Brakel in his preface to the third edition of his Reasonable service:
Alright. But I would first be curious what Bavinck from the grave adds in this new edition.You could also act according to the advice of Wilhelmus a Brakel in his preface to the third edition of his Reasonable service:
"If someone is displeased with the enlargement of the third edition, then let him transform his displeasure into
generosity by giving his first or second edition to someone of humble means who could also be edified by it, and
obtain a copy of the present edition for himself."