Bookbinding in America: Three Essays.

Bookbinding in America: Three Essays.

New York: R. R. Bowker, 1967,

Reprint of the 1941 first edition. large octavo, blue and black cloth. (xx), 293pp. R. R. Bowker, Item #30084

A very important text: "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" by Hannah Dustin French; "The Rise of American Edition Binding" by Joseph W. Rogers; and "On the Rebinding of Old Books" by Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt. With 72 illustrations and a detailed index. Faint smudge on front cover, minor foxing to top edge of text block, else fine.

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