Alan Isaac Rare Books

The English Book Trade – An Economic History of the Making and Sale of Books


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Author: PLANT, Majorie

Published by: George Allen & Unwin (London, 1965)

8vo, 500pp, iv. 20pp of photographic plates. Brown cloth, gilt lettered to spine. Colour printed d/w clipped.

A ‘scholarly and entertaining’ guide to book production though the ages. Information on historic and modern bookbinding included. A very good copy of the revised re-issue.

Cat. ref.: 84