Author: UZANNE, Octave
Published by: Edouard Bouveyre, Paris. First Ed. 1887
270 x 160mm, frontis, tissue leaf, title (part red), 263p, table de matieres, iv, repertoire (list of plates viii separately sewn booklet listing the plates with brief description), LXXII plates with tissues leaves covering with titles printed. plain end-leaves. maroon stiff card cover , central decorated panel with lettering in silver, with foliate border.
General light age toning. Some areas with more pronounced browning, especially the repertoire. Two lateral creases to spine. Light wear to cover. A very good copy of an un-common title.
Introducing Bookbinding. Author: ROBINSON, Ivor. B. T. Batsford, London & Watson-Guptill, New York. 1968 FIRST EDITION. This is a pioneering work which combines knowledgeable text with high quality sequential images which provide a valuable learning aid for the beginner and improver binder. It shows the student multi-section binding and on through quarter leather work, including gold finishing.
The Brooklyn Museum Aramaic Papyri- New Documents of the Fifth Century B.C from the Jewish Colony at Elephantine. KRAELING, Emil G. (Editor). Yale University Press. 1953. A near fine, first edition.