PAPIERS DOMINOTÉS: TRAIT D'UNION ENTRE L'IMAGERIE POPULAIRE ET LES PAPIERS PEINTS (FRANCE / 1750-1820).
(Papermaking). Jammes, André.
- N.P. Éditions des Cendres, (2010).
- square thick 4to.
- decorated paper-covered boards
- 560, (4) pages
- ISBN 2867421761 / Order Nr. 109542
- Price: $250.00 other currencies
Limited edition of 999. Text in French. A Published with the assistance of the Centre Nationial du Livre. A major new book on the paper covering books being sent to the binder for fine binding during the period 1750-1820. Introduction by the author. Color illustrations of paper from major centers of production including Orléans, Paris, Chartres, Le Mans and others. Each section includes a brief history of paper production at that particular location and brief biographical information about paper makers. Bibliography and colophon.