Alan Isaac Rare Books

The Cinderella of the Arts – A Short History of Sangorski & Sutcliffe


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Author:- Shepherd, Rob

Published:- Oak Knoll Press (Newscatle, Delaware) & Shepherds (London)

180pp, Appendices, Full page plates, many in colour. Soft cover

A history of the West End partnership from its inception in 1901 based on extensive company archives highlighting key works bound by the firm, including the ‘Great Omar’ and other jewelled bindings. The fluctuating economic climate and the adaption made by the partners and their successors are explained.