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Japanese Bookbinding

Japanese Bookbinding

by Ikegami- Kojiro

Kojiro Ikegami, third generation in a line of professional bookbinders, is one of the few full-time practitioners of the craft in Japan. He has repaired innumerable antiquarian books, many designated as national treasures or important cultural properties, at his workshop in the Tokyo National Museum. In 1979 he received a distinguished government award—the Sixth Class Order of the Rising Sun—for his contribution to the conservation of significant books in Japan's history. Recently retired, he... Read more
My World Of Bibliophile Binding

My World Of Bibliophile Binding

by Kerstin Tini Miura

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding

by Alastair and De Bartha, Georges Duncan

Zaehnsdorfs

Zaehnsdorfs

by Frank Broomhead

London Book Binders 1780-1840

London Book Binders 1780-1840

by Charles Ramsden

Bookbinding Made Easy

Bookbinding Made Easy

by Lee M Klinefelter

Basic Bookbinding

Basic Bookbinding

by A W Lewis

Bookbinding In Early America

Bookbinding In Early America

by Hannah D French

Hand Bookbinding

Hand Bookbinding

by Aldren A Watson

Great Prints & Printmakers

Great Prints & Printmakers

by Herman J Wechsler

Bookbinding

Bookbinding

by Edith Diehl

Hand Bookbinding

Hand Bookbinding

by Aldren a Watson

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Hand Bookbinding

by Rh Value Publishing

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Headbands, How To Work Them

by Jane and Jenny Hille Greenfield

Paper Arts Books & Ephemera

Essays In Paper Analysis

Essays In Paper Analysis

by Spector, Stephen

Froissart's Modern Chronicles 1903-1906.

Froissart's Modern Chronicles 1903-1906.

by F Carruthers Gould

Carruthers Gould. Sir F. Froissart's Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. London. T Fisher Unwin. 1908. Wide 8vo approx 180mm x 245mm. 1st Edition, limited number 4 of 50, signed by author/illustrator. Wheat cloth backed blue boards, paper label to front. Pp115 with 51 illustrations as called for. Boards a little bumped and some shelf wear. Early ownership inscription of 1908 on front pastedown. Binding firm and sound, all pages in fine condition.
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£40.00
THEORY AND PRACTICE OF BOOKBINDING

THEORY AND PRACTICE OF BOOKBINDING

Washington: GPO, 1950. cloth. Bookbinding. 8vo. cloth. x, 246 pages. First edition. Chapters on history, famous early binders, English binders, American binders, Modern bookbinding, binding styles, binding materials, paper and 22 other subjects. Covers show minor soiling.
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$18.00
Better Paper – Better Printing: Warren’s Printone Semi-Coated for Halftone Printing [Paper, Sample Book, S.D. Warren Company]

Better Paper – Better Printing: Warren’s Printone Semi-Coated for Halftone Printing [Paper, Sample Book, S.D. Warren Company]

by S.D. Warren Company

Boston: S.D. Warren Company, 1920. Hardcover. Poor. Boston: S.D. Warren Company, 1920. Poor. Hardcover, 23.5 by 31.8 cm, [14] pp. followed by 16 blank, perforated leaves of 70 lb. Printone, complete and intact. Heavy wear to the corners and edges, with 2 cm of loss at the head and tail of the spine. The interior is faintly yellowed. Gives a brief description of their printing papers, as well as their suitability in horticultural and gardening publications. (os) <br/><br/>
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$15.00
TRADITION OF FINE BOOKBINDING IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY CATALOGUE OF AN EXHBITION.|THE

TRADITION OF FINE BOOKBINDING IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY CATALOGUE OF AN EXHBITION.|THE

Pittsburgh: Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 1979. unbound signatures. Bookbinding. 4to. unbound signatures. 130 pages. S-K 5771. Introductory essays by Jean Gunner, Bernard Middleton and Marianne Tidcombe. Illustrations. Toned along hinges.
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$11.00
Papermaking through eighteen centuries.

Papermaking through eighteen centuries.

by HUNTER, Dard (1883-1966)

New York:: William Edwin Rudge, 1930., 1930. 8vo. xvii, 358 pp. Folding frontispiece, illustrations, index. Full brown cloth, leather gilt-stamped spine label. Ex- library bookplate. Fine.
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$75.00
HAND PAPERMAKING, THE MAGAZINE FOR THE LOVER OF BOOKS VOLUME TWENTY-SIX NUMBER TWO

HAND PAPERMAKING, THE MAGAZINE FOR THE LOVER OF BOOKS VOLUME TWENTY-SIX NUMBER TWO

Takoma Park, MD: Hand Papermaking, Inc, 2011. stiff paper wrappers. Papermaking. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 40 pages. Articles by Dorothy Field, Paul Denhoed, Jane M. Farmer, Gordon Sisler, and others.
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$12.00
SUAVE MECHANICALS: ESSAYS ON THE HISTORY OF BOOKBINDING, VOLUME 5

SUAVE MECHANICALS: ESSAYS ON THE HISTORY OF BOOKBINDING, VOLUME 5

by Miller, Julia

Ann Arbor, MI: Legacy Press, 2017. cloth, dust jacket. Bookbinding. 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 464 pages. The eight authors in this volume are: Lydia Aitkenhead; Ruth Bardenstein; Jim Bloxam and Shaun Thompson; Bexx Caswell and Patrick Olson; Peter Geraty; Kathleen Kiefer, Barbara Korbel, and Eva-Maria Schuchardt; Todd Pattison and Graham Patten; and Karin Scheper. Two canvas samples are also included.
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$102.00
Uit de band gesprongen. Losse gedachten over het gebonden zijn.

Uit de band gesprongen. Losse gedachten over het gebonden zijn.

by KLAASSE, PIET

Amsterdam, Boekbinderij G.W.C. Paardekooper, n.d. Wrs. (holiday gift booklet)*Cartoons. .
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€14.00
GROUPE DE LIVRES PILLONE.|UN

GROUPE DE LIVRES PILLONE.|UN

Paris: Pierre Berès, n.d.. stiff paper wrappers, paper cover label in color. Bookbinding. square 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, paper cover label in color. Not paginated. Catalogue no.67. Beautifully illustrated with a number in full color. Decorated fore-edges and older bindings. Very minor foxing throughout, mostly around the edges.
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$60.00
De Band zij de Spiegel van den Inhoud. De eerste vijftig jaren van een  Amsterdamse uitgaafbinder.

De Band zij de Spiegel van den Inhoud. De eerste vijftig jaren van een Amsterdamse uitgaafbinder.

by WORTEL, G.M.L. (ed.)

Amsterdam, Grafische MTS, 1985. c. 120pp. Cloth. Oblong.*Descriptive picture book on the STOKKINK firm. .
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€25.00
FROM EBRU TO MARBLED PAPER / VOM EBRU ZUM MARMORPAPIER

FROM EBRU TO MARBLED PAPER / VOM EBRU ZUM MARMORPAPIER

by Sönmez, Nedim

Tübingen: Jäckle-Sönmez, 1995. quarter leather over marbled paper covered boards, gilt lettering on spine. Marbling. 4to. quarter leather over marbled paper covered boards, gilt lettering on spine. (vii), 47 pages. Limited to an edition of 250, this is one of a few copies saved for binders. This copy has been bound in quarter morocco over marbled paper boards by Jamie Kamph. The marbled paper used in the binding was executed by Nedim Sönmez himself. Each is signed and numbered on the colophon. In... Read more
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$900.00
United We Stand Paper Dolls

United We Stand Paper Dolls

by Vigt, Margot

B SHACKMAN & CO INC. Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 2000. Softcover. A book that looks almost new, uncut ; 10.90 X 7.80 X 0.10 inches .
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$10.50
PROSPECTUS FOR CHIYOGAMI PAPERS

PROSPECTUS FOR CHIYOGAMI PAPERS

Newtown, PA: Bird & Bull Press, 2011. self paper wrappers, top edge cut, other edges uncut. Bird & Bull Press. 8vo. self paper wrappers, top edge cut, other edges uncut. (4) pages. Prospectus for Sidney E. Berger, Chiyogami Papers, a study of Japanese papermaking.
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$18.00
EXPOSICIÓN DE ENCUADERNACIONES ESPAÑOLAS, SIGLOS XII AL XIX

EXPOSICIÓN DE ENCUADERNACIONES ESPAÑOLAS, SIGLOS XII AL XIX

by Rolland, Francisco Hueso

Madrid: Sociedad Española de Amigos del Arte, 1934. cloth, dust jacket. Bookbinding. small folio. cloth, dust jacket. 249, 61 full-page plates, (7) pages. Text in Spanish. S-K 2022. First edition, one of 100 numbered copies. A scarce history of bookbinding in Spain from the 12th to the 19th century. Some of the 61 full-page plates of bindings are in color; each is protected by a tissue guard. Each of the color plates are tipped-in. These special copies are printed on much better paper and the volume is... Read more
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$1,800.00
INTERGENERATIONALITY: COLLABORATIONS IN HANDMADE PAPER

INTERGENERATIONALITY: COLLABORATIONS IN HANDMADE PAPER

Beltsville, MD: Hand Papermaking, 2016. booklet handsewn in stiff paper wrapper, loose prints each in a protective folder, all housed in a custom-made clamshell box. Papermaking. 4to. booklet handsewn in stiff paper wrapper, loose prints each in a protective folder, all housed in a custom-made clamshell box. 45 pages, followed by 15 paper handmade paper samples each loosely inserted into its own paper folder. In 2016 Hand Papermaking celebrated its 30th anniversary. Throughout the year, 15... Read more
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$714.00
Fifty Caricatures, Max Beerbohm, 1913

Fifty Caricatures, Max Beerbohm, 1913

by Max Beerbohm

Beerbohn, Max : Fifty Caricatures. William Heinemann 1913. 8vo 185mm x 225mm. Title, Advert to recto [i,ii Contents], 50 Caricatures, the first 48 tipped in on brown card, 2 full page prints. 1 pp adverts. All clean and bright. Paper thinned area on back end paper. Green cloth with gilt caricature of author, gilt title to spine. A little bumped at edges and a small area of light fading to back cover. Stylish two tone caricatures of notable people and events of the early 20th century. An artistic... Read more
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£46.00
PLUS BELLES RELIURES DE LA REUNION DES BIBLIOTHEQUES NATIONALES CATALOGUE DE L'EXPOSITION.|LES

PLUS BELLES RELIURES DE LA REUNION DES BIBLIOTHEQUES NATIONALES CATALOGUE DE L'EXPOSITION.|LES

Paris: Les Editions G. Van Oest, 1929. paper wrappers. Bookbinding. square 8vo. paper wrappers. xii, 84, (16) pages, 16 plates. A major exhibition catalogue featuring bindings through the nineteenth century. (Brenni no.532). The emphasis is on French 16th century bindings with a great deal of bibliographical and narrative details. New paper spine.
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$18.00
Jakob Krause.

Jakob Krause.

by SCHUNKE, ILSE

Stuttgart, 1953. 79pp. 16 plates in b/w. Wrs. (Meister und Meisterwerke der Buchbinderkunst).*(Schm.-K. 3907). .
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€79.00
CAHIER

CAHIER

N. P.: n. p., n. p.. self paper wrappers. Paper Specimens. 8vo. self paper wrappers. not paginated. Cover page is beautifully illustrated with embossing, pale red ink, & gilt. The cover contains the inscription, "Study makes one learned. It is the reflection makes one wise." Contains 12 loose sheets of the same embossed paper specimen, although not in color or gilt. Slight tanning around the paper edges.
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$21.00
COAT OF ARMS FROM THE PAPIERMÜHLE

COAT OF ARMS FROM THE PAPIERMÜHLE

Basel, Switzerland: n.p., n.d.. Paper Specimens. Broadside (33 by 25 cm.). The coat of arms from the Papiermühle, Basel, Switzerland Hand colored.
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$12.00
Creative Bookbinding

Creative Bookbinding

by Johnson, Pauline

Seattle: University of Washington, 1963. Oversize Hardback. Near Fine/No Jacket. A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 263 pages; many b&w photos and diagrams.
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$21.22
Moulding with Sealing Wax (Packet)

Moulding with Sealing Wax (Packet)

by Dennison Mfg Co. (?)

1929. Moulding with Sealing Wax (Packet) by Dennison Mfg Co.(?), no author or manufacturing company indicated, circa 1929. Packet contains 6 patterns sheets: pendants and medallions, designs for place cards, tally cards, gift boxes, bonbon boxes, vases, favors,bowls, trays, candles, tracing paper, full size patterns.
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$8.00
BOOK, THE STORY OF PRINTING & BOOKMAKING.|THE

BOOK, THE STORY OF PRINTING & BOOKMAKING.|THE

by McMurtrie, Douglas C

New York: Oxford University Press, 1943. cloth, dust jacket. thick tall 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. xxxii, 676 pages. Third edition, revised. (S-K 1835 for binding references). Contains hundreds of illustrations. Has a 15 page chapter devoted to the history of bookbinding. Jacket is chipped around edges and faded on spine. Small pieces of jacket missing along edges. Name in ink on front free endpaper.
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$69.00
Catalogue one/n.d. Bookbinding.

Catalogue one/n.d. Bookbinding.

by YERRA BUENA BOOKS

365 nos. Wrs. .
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€15.00