A collection of facsimiles from examples of historic or artistic book-binding, illustrating the history of binding as a branch of the decorative arts.

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Author / Creator:Quaritch, Bernard, 1819-1899
Imprint:London, B. Quaritch, 1889.
Description:36 p. 103 col. pl. 29 cm.
Subject:Bookbinding -- Facsimiles.
Illustrated works.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1653118
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Notes:Issued in 11 pt., with cover-title: "Bernard Quaritch's facsimiles of choice examples of historical & artistic book-binding and of specimens of book-illumination, sec. XV, XVI, XVII." The 8 specimens of book illumination are not included in the volume issue. Uniform with his catalogue of bindings 1889 (Suppl. I to his General catalogue 1887)

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