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ROGER PAYNE ENGLISH BOOKBINDER OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY by  Cyril Davenport - First Edition - 1929 - from Nick Bikoff, Bookseller (SKU: 16817)

ROGER PAYNE ENGLISH BOOKBINDER OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

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ROGER PAYNE ENGLISH BOOKBINDER OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

by Davenport, Cyril

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Chicago: Caxton Club. Very Good. 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Limited edition of 250 (1st. Ed). (xx) + 81pp. Illustrated with small margin drawings, and 30 pages of color & b/w plates plus 3 pages of Payne's Handwriting. Printed for Caxton Club on English handmade paper. Clean red cloth decorated with a gilt border and title on spine. Top edge gilt with deckle edges. Text is tight, clean & intact. Additional illustration, a frontispiece of Payne's shop. Top margin of rear endpaper has a narrow damp stain. All Tissue guards are present, a few are laid in. Spine is slightly color faded from the sun. Books on Books, Bookbinding. ; Color & B/W Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 79 pages .

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Bookseller
Nick Bikoff, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
16817
Title
ROGER PAYNE ENGLISH BOOKBINDER OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
Author
Davenport, Cyril
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Caxton Club
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date published
1929
Keywords
Books On Books
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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

Books are conservatively described. Full refund within 20 days. Books mailed upon notification of sale. Books sold by direct payment to bookseller will be shipped after receipt of check or notice of payment through paypal. If your book are heavy or oversized, we may contact you for additional shipping. All books/ephemera are securely packaged to assure safe arrival at their destination. All books for sale are in-stock on premises.

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

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Fairfield, New Jersey
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About Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

Nick Bikoff and his wife Fran have been buying and selling quality books and ephemera since 1989 when they attended the "Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar" at the University of Denver. They offer a broad based selection of used, rare, and out-of-print stock ranging from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.

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