London: Printed for The Bibliographical Society at the Oxford University Press, 1932,
First Edition. large quarto, tan boards with linen spine. (xlviii), 234 pp. Printed for The Bibliographical Society at the Oxford University Press, Item #29442
Illustrated Monographs issued by the Bibliographical Society, No. XXI. "The present volume is intended to include an account of all title-page frames, or compartments, cut either on a single piece of wood or metal, or on pieces evidently intended to form part of a single design, and found in use in Great Britain and Ireland before the close of the year 1640." Text followed by 306 title-page facsimiles, one or two to the page and then some fragments and some foreign items. With the bookplate of Dr. Eugene S. Flamm, neurosurgeon, bibliophile and former president of the Grolier Club. One corner mildly bumped and with mild scuffs to front and back covers, else a very fine, clean copy of a book most often found in shabby condition.
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