Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1926,
First American Edition. quarto, blue cloth in dust jacket. 178 pp. including 64 plates of which 6 are colored. Little, Brown and Company, Item #28723
Monographs on Bookbinding No.1. This volume covers bindings decorated with plaquettes.- Sixteenth-century bindings with architectural decoration.- Thomae Maioli et amicorum.- Apollonio Filareto and his bindings.- The great Canevari myth.- Appendix. A note on the date and origin of Grolier's bindings. Offsetting to endpapers, foxing affecting text, but not plates, to the first 20 leaves. Damp stain to top inch of the covers front and back. Dust jacket worn.