Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique

by Diehl, Edith

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BOOKBINDING, ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE.

by DIEHL, EDITH.

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Payson Hall Books
Published
1946
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Fine/Very good.
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First edition.
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Fine/Very good. 1946. First edition.. Black buckram with gilt decoration and titling to the spines; Black paper covered slip case. . 2 volumes. 251,91/406 pgs Edith Diehl (1876-1953) was the top American woman bookbinder of her time. Here she teaches about the history of bookbinding from primitive forms through modern binding processes, including international styles of book decorations in… Read more
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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique

by DIEHL, Edith

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1946
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Very Good
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New York: Rinehart, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Two volumes. Very good without dustwrappers in a very good slipcase with one partially split seam.
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BOOKBINDING; Its background and technique

by DIEHL, Edith

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Second Life Books Inc
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1946
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NY: Rinehart, 1946. Two volumes. 8vo, pp. xxi, 251; vi, 406. Glossaries, indices, references, booklist. With 91 plates, and numerous other illustrations in the text. A nice set. History, techniques (illustrated with drawings and diagrams). A comprehensive look at the art. One of the most important books done on the history of bookbinding. With chapters on ancient binding, national… Read more
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Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique

by DIEHL, Edith

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(BOOKBINDING). DIEHL, Edith. Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique. Two volumes. Original cloth. Illustrated. New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. First edition. A fine copy.
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BOOKBINDING ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE

by Diehl, Edith

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
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1946
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New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. Two volumes. Large octavo. Frontispieces and illustrations. First edition of this standard work on the topic. Faint dust spotting to one cover, otherwise a very good, tight, bright set.
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Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique (2 Vols.)

by Diehl, Edith

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Powell's Bookstores Chicago
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Used - Very Good
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Rinehart, 1946. Used - Very Good. 1946. 2 Volumes. Cloth, octavo, xxi and 251 pp, plus 91 plates; vi and 406 pp. Ex-library, with the usual faults. Light scuffing to boards. Bindings are tight and pages clean. Despite being ex-library, this set is Very Good. (Subject: Books on Books.)
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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique (Vol. I and Ii)

by Diehl, Edith

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Aquila Books
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1946
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very good
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New York: Rinehart & Company, 1946. Undetermined. very good. 1st thus. Vol. I, xxi, 251(text)91(plates), Vol. II, vi,406.pp. Very good copy in good slip case. Slightly speckling on page edges, pages clean and bright, original slip case slightly nicked. First edition. very good This is one of Diehl's difinitive book binding manuals. Diehl was a well known… Read more
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Bookbinding, its Background and Technique

by Diehl, Edith

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Hammonds Books
Published
1979
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Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued
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9780878172559
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$80.00

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Hacker Art Books. Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1979. Hardcover. 0878172556 . 9.1 X 6.1 X 1.6 inches; 653 pages .
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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique : 2 volumes, complete [new, in publisher's shrinkwrap]

by Diehl, Edith

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About Books
Published
1979
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New
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1979 reprint of the 1946 originals
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9780878172559
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New York: Hacker Art Books, 1979. 2 volumes, complete. Brand New in perfect condition. STILL SEALED in the publisher's clear plastic SHRINKWRAP. NO rubbing. NO fading. Bright, clean, square and tight. Sharp corners. NO owner's name or bookplate. NO remainder mark. Fresh and crisp -- obviously never read. 1979 reprint… Read more
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BOOKBINDING ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE

by Diehl, Edith

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
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1946
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New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. Two volumes. Large octavo. Frontispieces and illustrations. Later printing (without Rinehart colophon) of the first edition of this standard work on the topic. Bookplate in each volume, otherwise very good and bright in slipcase with sticker mark in corner of one panel.
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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique : 2 volumes, complete

by Diehl, Edith

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About Books
Published
1946
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Very Good condition
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First Edition
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$74.95

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New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1946. 2 volumes, complete. Appears unread. Very Good condition. Only light cover wear. NO fading. Clean, square and tight. Sharp corners. NOT a library discard. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown endpapers. All other pages are clean, crisp and unmarked -- apparently never read. … Read more
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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique : 2 volumes, complete

by Diehl, Edith

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About Books
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1946
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Very Good condition
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First Edition
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New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1946. 2 volumes, complete. Very Good condition. Light cover wear. NO fading. Clean, square and tight. NOT library discards. NO owner's name or bookplate. Pages are clean and unmarked. 1946. First Editions. Volume 1: xxi, 251pp.+ 92 plates; Volume 2: vi, 406pp. A… Read more
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BOOKBINDING ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE (TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE)

by Diehl, Edith

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Reed Books
Published
1946
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Good Used Condition
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Rinehart, 1946. Hardbacks. Good Used Condition.
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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique

by Diehl, Edith

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Andrew Barnes Booksellers
Published
1980
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Nice copy
Edition
1st edition thus
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NY: Dover Publications, 1980. 1st edition thus. Nice copy. octavo. softback with stiff wrappers 406 + c. 80pp., frontis., b/w pls. & ills., glossary, index , Two volumes bound as one
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New York: Dover Publications, Inc, 1980. Octavo, 406 pages plus 96 plates. Unabridged and corrected republication of original 1946 edition, published in two volumes. Extensive text on history and technique of bookbinding. In wrappers with some creases and edge-wear. Text has some foxing to edges, else in very good condition.
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Bookbinding its Background and Technique

by Diehl, Edith

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MAB Books
Published
1980
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Good+ with no dust jacket
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New York: Dover Publications. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1980. Paperback. Coffee Stained; Two Volumes Bound as One Volume One .
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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique (V. 1 & 2)

by Diehl, Edith

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HousatonicBooks
Published
1980
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780486240206
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Dover Publications. Very Good+. 1980. Paperback. ...; Very Good Book,Some use wear, ships fast ; Two Volumes Bound As One; 8.2 X 5.4 X 1.7 inches; 768 pages .
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