(New Castle): The Delaware Bibliophiles, 1991, First Edition. octavo, boards & cloth. (94)pp. The Delaware Bibliophiles, Limited to 200 numbered copies. Introduction by Gordon A. Pfeiffer, Dr. Barbara Benson contributes an article on the general history of papermaking in Delaware; H. B. Hancock and N. B. Wilkinson on "The Gilpins... Item #7720
No place: Adirondack Paper Company, 1933, 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches, Adirondack Paper Company, Nicely printed stand alone calendar page for October, 1933, printed on card stock, Antique Laid, Blue. With a very nicely done woodcut of the "First Paper Mill in America - Germantown - 1690". Printed in... Item #27604
(Amsterdam): Pepin Press, (2002), Later printing. quarto, wrappers. (200)pp. Pepin Press, Text in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish. The original papers illustrated in this book are collected and owned by Jacques Koops and Johannes Marcus. A short description of technique is given at the beginning of every chapter, as... Item #23088
Lime Rock, CT]: July 4, 1934, 7" x 8.25" mounted on heavy paper 9" x 12" The deckle edge handmade paper has the Lime Rock Lodge logo printed in the upper left corner with that day's dinner menu typed with date and $1.25 price. Inscribed on the mount, "Dard Hunter... Item #27376
ALBRO, Sylvia Rodgers.
Washington, DC; New Castle: Library of Congress; Oak Knoll Press, 2016, First Edition. square octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 240 pp. Library of Congress; Oak Knoll Press, Fabriano: City of Medieval and Renaissance Papermaking by Sylvia Albro explores how the Arab art of papermaking by hand came to the Italian... Item #25849
BAKER, Cathleen A.
From the Hand to the Machine. Nineteenth-Century American Paper and Mediums: Technologies, Materials, and Conservation.
Ann Arbor: The Legacy Press, (2014), Second Impression. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 432 pp. The Legacy Press, Nowhere in the world did the industrial revolution occur faster and to such a degree than in the United States. The American pulp-and-paper and printing industries not only grew exponentially, but also... Item #21411
BARKER, Nicolas, (editor).
New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2001, Reprint. octavo, wrappers. 216pp. Oak Knoll Press, Essays include John Bidwell on "American Papermakers and the Panic of 1819" ; "Bookbinding and the History of Books" by Mirjam M. Foot; "A New Model for the Study of the Book" by Thomas R. Adams and... Item #10755
BORARULL Y SANS, Francisco de.
Hilversum, Holland: Paper Publications Society, 1959, quarto, cloth. Paper Publications Society, 66pp. followed by 52pp. of plates reproducing 800 watermarks. First Printing of this English Language edition, one of 600 copies. A major collector of paper and watermarks, De Borarull y Sans organized his collection into marks of Human Beings... Item #11611
London: Tate Gallery, 1999, First Edition. octavo, wrappers. 144pp. Tate Gallery, This is the companion volume to Turner's Papers 1787-1820. Once again, the author charts the constantly developing relationships between Turner's often very imaginative and innovative techniques and the papers he worked on. It is no accident that the advent... Item #12279
London: Tate Gallery, 1990, First Edition. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 134pp. Tate Gallery, This work is a well researched study of the manufacture, selection and use of the master English watercolourist JMW Turner's drawing papers from 1787 to 1820. It was written by one of the world's foremost historians... Item #12278
London: Tate Gallery, 1990, First Edition, wrappers issue. octavo, pictorial wrappers. 134pp. Tate Gallery, This work is a well researched study of the manufacture, selection and use of the master English watercolourist JMW Turner's drawing papers from 1787 to 1820. It was written by one of the world's foremost historians... Item #25101
(Paris): Terrail, (1992), First Edition. quarto, boards in dust jacket. (224)pp. Terrail, Illustrated with over 260 color photographs. The history and makiing of Japanese Washi that emphasizes the meaning of paper in Japanese culture. Chapters include Paper of the gods, the gods of paper; Paper as ceremonial art; The Craftsman's... Item #282
BYRD, Susan J.
Ann Arbor: The Legacy Press, 2013, First Edition, one of the first 500 with two paper samples. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 412 pp. The Legacy Press, 490 images in-text, full color. Susan J. Byrd presents a comprehensive description of shifu—a Japanese textile woven from thread made with paper. This... Item #23832
[London]: Thames and Hudson, (1992), Reprint. octavo, patterned wrappers. 88pp. Thames and Hudson, Introduction by Bernard C. Middleton. A comprehensive manual that deals with the technique of marbling paper in the classic tradition, using ox-gall and water colors on a size of carragheen moss. Beginning with easily improvised equipment and... Item #15303
New York: Thames and Hudson, (1991), First American Edition. quarto, wrappers. 80pp. Thames and Hudson, Foreword by Akira Kurosaki. Illustrated in black and white and with 38 color plates. Japanese marbling is much more subtle and free-form than the repeated patterns of the European traditions. After giving a history of... Item #10792
New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2010, First Edition. octavo, decorated boards and cloth. 242 pp. Oak Knoll Press, New and Complete Manual on the Making of Fancy Papers was originally written in French by M. Fichtenberg in 1852. Richard Wolfe has translated the book into English, while including a new... Item #22395
GRAVELL, Thomas, George Miller & Elizabeth Walsh.
New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2002, First Edition. quarto, cloth in dust jacket. 397pp. Oak Knoll Press, In 1979 Thomas Gravell and George Miller published an interim edition of their watermark research which illustrated over 700 watermarks together with provional thumbnail sketches of the paper mills that produced them... Item #11066
GREEN, Maureen P.
Ann Arbor: Legacy Press, 2018, First Edition. large octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 292 pp. Legacy Press, Prior to the invention of the papermaking machine in the late-eighteenth century, all paper was manufactured by hand using relatively unchanged processes and techniques that originated in China more than 2000 years ago... Item #27295
HEUGH, Nancy and Andrew Robb, Session Co-Chairs.
Conservation of scrapbooks and albums : postprints of the Book and Paper Group/Photographic Materials Group joint session at the 27th Annual Meeting of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, June 11, 1999, St. Louis, Missouri.
St Louis: AIG, (2000), First Edition. quarto, printed wrappers. 92 pp. AIG, Illustrated. Very fine. Item #27346
Ann Arbor: The Legacy Press, 2009, First Edition. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 217 pp. The Legacy Press, The invention of paper in China more than 2,000 years ago was a wondrous discovery. Worn out fishnets, hemp rags, and rope were soaked, beaten to a pulp, and then the watery... Item #21406
Ann Arbor: Legacy Press, 2014, Second Printing. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 208 pp. Legacy Press, With a history of well over 1,500 years, Korean handmade paper, known as hanji, is familiar to Koreans but a mystery outside its home country. This lustrous paper that comes in a wide array... Item #22840
LOEBER, E. G.
Amsterdam: Paper Publications Society, 1983, First Edition. quarto, cloth. xvii, 83pp. Paper Publications Society, Limited to 500 copies. The development of the paper mould. Includes a glossary and a bibliography. Illustrated. A very fine copy. Item #11616
(Princeton): Princeton University Press, (1987), First Edition. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. (xviii), 439pp. Princeton University Press, Illustrated. A technological and social history. Very fine. Item #3757
London: Zaehnsdorf Ltd. 1990, large quarto, boards in dust jacket. 152pp. Zaehnsdorf Ltd., From the dust jacket: "This unique book traces the history of marbled paper from its origins to the present day. Drawing on his unrivalled collection of over five thousand original marbled papers, Einen Miura not only provides... Item #3642
Amsterdam: Paper Publications Society, 1973, First Edition. quarto, cloth. Paper Publications Society, xxxvi, 135pp., followed by 367 plates illustration 2,847 watermarks. Limited to 500 copies. Fine. Item #11617