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Victorian Publishers' Book-Bindings in Paper

by MCLEAN, Ruari

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Attic Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very good +
ISBN
9780520051027
Item Price
$35.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983. Hardcover. Very good +. 112 p. 31 cm. B&w and colour illustrations. Quarter blue cloth with pictorial boards. Light edge wear. Glassine jacket has slightly worn corners and spine ends. Old price label residue on front flap. Discussion of French Romantic bindings, papier-mâché, children's books, fin-de-siècle and art nouveau. Index.
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Two Centuries of Book-binding: Materials & Techniques 1700-1900

by LOCK, Margaret

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Attic Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780969509103
Item Price
$40.00

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The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild, 1991. Softcover. Near fine. 69 p. 22 cm. B&w illustrations. Softcover.
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Bookbinding Materials and Techniques 1700-1920

by LOCK, Margaret

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Attic Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780969509196
Item Price
$75.00

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Toronto: The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild, 2003. Softcover. Near fine. ix, 150 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Paperback.
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$75.00
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Bookbinding & Conservation by Hand: A Working Guide

by YOUNG, Laura S.; CORYN, Sidonie & WHITEHEAD, John Hurt III

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Attic Books
Published
1981
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9780835213752
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: R. R. Bowker Company, 1981. Hardcover. Good +. xiii, 271 p. 26 cm. B&w illustrations. Hardcover. Paper covering wrinkled, spine ends softened. Appendix, bibliography and index.
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$50.00
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Hand-Made Books: An Introduction to Bookbinding

by SHEPHERD, Rob

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Attic Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780855327545
Item Price
$10.00

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Tunbridge Wells, Kent: Search Press, 1996. Softcover. Near fine. 80 p. 26 cm. Colour illustrations. Owner's label on first page.
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$10.00
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Ticketed Bookbindings from Nineteenth-Century Britain

by Spawn, Willman; Kinsella, Thomas E.; Middleton, Bernard (essay by)

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Attic Books
Published
1999
Condition
New
ISBN
9781884718953
Item Price
$45.00

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Bryn Mawr, PA; New Castle, DE: Bryn Mawk College Library & Oak Knoll Press, 1999. Softcover. New. 206 p. 28 cm. Book examples pictured in colour plates. Many ticket examples illustrated in text in b&w. List of binders by location. Index of printers, publishers and booksellers. Index of authors and titles. Index of binders. List of additional tickets… Read more
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$45.00
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23 photos of elegant French bookbindings

by La Reliure"

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Attic Books
Published
1937-1940
Condition
Good
Item Price
$100.00

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La Reliure", 1937-1940. Disbound. Good. No. 500-502, 504-506, 508, 512-520, 522-526, 528-529. 19 x 28 cm. Most somewhat yellowed with a few tiny tears. Top photo has stain at bottom centre. The last two (from 1940) have a 1939 date crossed out. In torn and chipped envelope from "La Reliure", Paris, directed to a resident of Toronto. Enclosed… Read more
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$100.00
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American Signed Bindings Through 1876

by Spawn, Willman; Kinsella, Thomas E.

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Attic Books
Published
2007
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781584562085
Item Price
$85.00

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New Castle, Delaware; Bryn Mawr, PA: Oak Knoll Press; Bryn Mawr College Library, 2007. 1st Edition. Hardcover. New. 299 p. 29 cm. Examples pictured. Blue cloth hardcover. Still wrapped in cellophane (our picture is of an opened copy). An extensive resource.
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$85.00
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My World of Bibliophile Binding

by MIURA, Kerstin Tini

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Attic Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$105.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1984. Hardcover. Near Fine. xiv, 216 p. 35.5 cm magenta cloth hardcover in matching pictorial slipcase. Over 180 b&w illustrations and over 180 colour.Light stain and a little wear to top of case. Some wrinkling to page 108. The author outlines the steps required in putting together a magnificent craft binding.
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$105.00
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Freeman Keith: Maker of Books

by HITCHINGS, Sinclair

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Attic Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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Lunenburg, Vt: Stinehour Press, 2003. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 28 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Softcover. Former owner's label on first page.
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$35.00