Alan Isaac Rare Books

Bookbinding Then & Now

£22.50

In Stock

Author: DARLEY, Lionel

Published by: Faber & Faber (London, 1959)

8vo, 126pp, top edge coloured yellow. 19 plates, some colour. Blue cloth, gilt lettered on red ground to spine. d/w

A very good clean copy. d/w rather shredded, but mostly there. An engaging account of the first hundred and seventy eight year history of the firm of James Burn incorporating the wider and more general development of the craft.