Five Centuries of English Bookbinding

Five Centuries of English Bookbinding

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Author

Nixon, Howard M.

Publisher

Scolar Press

Reference

763

232pp, [10]. Full morocco by Zaehnsdorf, smooth back, title and author to spine in gilt, covers with elaborate gilt frame, upper cover with inner morocco onlay with author and title in gilt, surrounded by three round frames, morocco doublures, morocco pastedowns and joints, a.e.g. Very minor wear, generally bright and clean. Housed in a handsome, lined, morocco slipcase, which is slightly rubbed. One (of fifteen) copies bound for the publishers by Zaehnsdorf, this copy bound for A.E.F. Davis and is number one, signed by Nixon to title. An attractive copy of Nixon's excellent work

Size

8vo

Condition

Very Good

Jacket Condition

No Jacket (as Issued)

Binding

Full Morocco

Book Type

Limited De Luxe Edition

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1978

Edition

First Edition

Signed

Signed by Author

Isbn

0859674118

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