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Description:London: The Holland Press, 1988. A gorgeous, pristine copy in perfect condition. Brand New in a Brand New printed dust jacket. NO chips. NO tears. NO creases. NO rubbing. NO fading. Bright, shiny, clean, square and tight. Sharp corners. NO owner's name or bookplate. NO remainder mark. Crisp and unmarked. Obviously never read. Foreword by Howard M. Nixon. 1988. Updated edition of a classic bookbinding reference. Illustrated with a full-color frontispiece, line drawings and historical engravings in the text, and 11 b/w plates (photos of bindings) on glossy paper at the end. This Third Supplemented Edition has a new introduction by the author that discusses recent discoveries in bookbinding history, including some in America. Important new scholarship is cited, some of it from issues of THE NEW BOOKBINDER. An attractive dust jacket, illustrated with full-color reproductions of 10 different marbled papers, has also been added for this new edition. Among the topics addressed are… Read More
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Description:London: The Holland Press, 1978. Second revised. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Signed by Middleton! Brown and gilt stamped brown cloth boards in plastic wrap, octavo, 326pp., color frontispiece, otherwise illustrated in b&w. Book has handsome boards and tight binding, text clean and unmarked. DJ fine.
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