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A history of the art of bookbinding : with some account of the books of the ancients / edited by W. Salt Brassington.

Brassington, William Salt, 1859-1939.
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1894
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Publication/Creation

London : Elliott Stock, 1894.

Physical description

xvi, 277 pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm

Notes

Based on John Hannett's 'An inquiry into the nature and form of the books of the ancients'
"Memoir of John Hannett": p. [vii]-ix
Includes index
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Akers Note: Leather armorial roundel of "Thomas Charles Steuart Corry M.D." and engraved armorial book-plate of Thomas Herbert Minshall. With an additional colour plate from The bindings of to-morrow: a record of the Guild of Women Binders and of the Hampstead Bindery, 1902, inserted 22500239658

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