On Bookbindings: Ancient and Modern
On Bookbindings: Ancient and Modern

On Bookbindings: Ancient and Modern

London, Eng. George Bell and Sons, 1881. Hardcover. xi, [3], 132 p.: frontispiece, 22 leaves of plates, as well as 5 in-text and full-page illustrations; 26 cm. Dark blue cloth with gilt-stamped spine and cover titles. Both boards have bevelled edges. Top page edges gilt. Rebacked in dark blue cloth with original spine mounted over it and with new endpapers. Title page printed in red and black. Includes a chronological list of celebrated binders and their patrons. In Very Good Condition: rebacked, as described above; corners are rubbed; two plates detached but present; all plates are present; pages are clean and tight. Very Good. Item #000670

Price: $145.00

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