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.
Extension discussion of Paris binders of the late 17th & 18th cents.-over 1000 tools used to create these works indexed and shown in actual size. Nearly 100 coloured plates & 900 monochrome.
Author: HEWITT-BATES, J. S. Published by: Dryad Press (Leicester, 1948). 8vo, x, ii, 123pp. Over 100 fugures and 10 photographic plates. Red cloth, black lettered to board and spine. A very good all round introduction running from a history of binding, through equipping, up to finishing. A good section on drawing tooling patters and on making marbled …Read more…