L' IMPRIMERIE, LES IMPRIMEURS ET LES LIBRAIRES À GRENOBLE DU XVE AU XVIIIE SIÈCLE.
Reprint of the 1884 edition published in Grenoble. Only comprehensive History of printing and bookselling in Grenoble. The preliminaries contain biographies of printers 1490-1808 and of booksellers 1508-1823. The main part of the book is occupied by the Bibliographie Grenobloise 1490-1788, giving detailed descriptions of 1,464 books. Fully indexed.
Sales rights: Available outside North America from HES & DE GRAAF Publishers.
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SIXTEENTH-CENTURY GOLD-TOOLED BOOKBINDINGS IN THE PIERPON...
by Nixon, Howard M.
First edition. (S-K 3707, Brenni no.240). Preface by Charles Ryskamp, followed by a two-page introduction by Nixon. The sixty-six bindings are described in great detail and each is accompanied by an illustration. Includes an index of binders, owners and authors. Important book.