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.
Author: BROWNING, Marie. Published by: Sterling Publishing (New York, 1999). 280 x 220mm, 128p. Illust., Col. photographs through out. Col. printed illustrative cover with similar d/w, not clipped. A detailed manual with directions on the making of a variety of designed craft books and journals. Read more…
Author: HORNE, Herbert P. Full title: The Binding of Books – An Essay in the History of Gold-tooled Bindings. Published by: Kegan Paul, Trench, Truber & Co., Ltd. (London, 1894). 8vo., title with decorated border, frontis plates, tissue leaf, title, part printed in red, xiii, 12 plts & 2 figs., Later binding of red cloth, gilt to spine. 1st ed. Detailed examination of early English, French Read more…