Author:- Various – Edited by Julia Miller
Published:- Ann Arbor, Michigan: The Legacy Press – 2016
26cms, 517p, 584 illustrations, many in colour. Sewn. cloth gilt. colour printed dw. DVD
A collection of 9 essays by international writers on historic bindings and styles.
Published by: Bibliotheca Wittockiana (Brussels, 1989). 8vo, 94p. Some 130 col’d photo plates of bookbindings and references. Text in French. Green wrapper, lettered in white to front and spine. Gonet, born in 1950 in Beziers created his own style of modern design – often using wood, plastic and other less conventional materials combined with exposed sewing structures. Near fine, Read more …
Author: SMITH, Philip. Published by: Philip Smith (London, n/d Circa. 1975). A complete set of 16 colour printed cards with title and brief description of the binding verso. Sleeve with printed outline biography and portrait of the binder. ‘Set of 16 cards illustrating major works in hand-bookbinding and book-art by Philip Smith’. Read more…