CATALOGUE DE L'EXPOSITION LA RELIURE ORIGINALE.
Societe De La Reliure Originale.
A catalogue for an exhibition of hand-made leather bindings from the tenth to the twentieth centuries. The catalogue describes 313 bindings, 40 of which are shown in full-page plates. Minor cover soiling. Ownership inscription in pencil.0
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A RECORD OF BOOKS & LETTERS COLLECTED BY WILLIAM HARRIS A...
by Arnold, William Harris
First edition, one of 29 numbered copies printed on Japan paper out of a total limitation of 145 copies numbered and signed by Frank Hopkins of the Marion Press. (Webber p.25). Arnold was a bookseller and collector. This book records his activities as a collector showing prices paid for books and prices realized at their auction sale. Filled with illustrations. Label is spotted along edge.