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Wood-Engraving and Woodcuts; "How to Do It" Series

Wood-Engraving and Woodcuts; "How to Do It" Series

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Wood-Engraving and Woodcuts; "How to Do It" Series

by Leighton, Clare

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  • Hardcover
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Burgundy cloth with pictorial paste-down boards, front board detached and rear board very loose and tender in mylar, gilt titles
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About This Item

London: The Studio Ltd, 1932. First edition, second impression. 96 pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white with several photographic plates tipped-in. 8vo. Burgundy cloth with pictorial paste-down boards, front board detached and rear board very loose and tender in mylar, gilt titles on spine with some heavy chipping. Some toning but overall a very good copy of a handsome book replete with illustrations. First edition, second impression. 96 pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white with several photographic plates tipped-in. 8vo.

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Seller
The Old Mill Bookshop US (US)
Seller's Inventory #
352969
Title
Wood-Engraving and Woodcuts; "How to Do It" Series
Author
Leighton, Clare
Format/Binding
96 pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white with several photographic plates tipped-in. 8vo
Book Condition
Used - Burgundy cloth with pictorial paste-down boards, front board detached and rear board very loose and tender in mylar, gilt titles
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition, second impression
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Studio Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1932
Keywords
Prints & pictures | Early Printing | Illustrated Books

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Chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Cloth
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Spine
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First Edition
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Paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an...

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