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N.P. n.p., (1950). 4to. self paper wrappers. 24 pages. Part of The Memory Book of Boxmaking. Volume 68, Number 694. A collection of essays on box making and dyes for box manufacturing. Black and white illustrations. Covers lightly soiled and chipped along spine. READ MORE about BOXBOARD CONTAINERS FORMERLY SHEARS: HOW TO MAKE DYES FOR BOX MANUFACTURING
Price: $75.00 Order nr. 134173
Chicago, IL: R.R. Donnelley & Sons, The Lakeside Press, n.d. 16mo. stiff paper wrappers, paper front cover label. (16) pages. Table of contents. Black and white illustrations. READ MORE about EXTRA BINDING FOR RARE AND VALUABLE BOOKS AND PAPERS
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 131843
N.P. n.p., n.d. 4to. stiff paper wrappers, spiral bound. unpaginated. Introduction, statement of the purpose of the course. A syllabus for a course identified as Bookbinding 383, taught by Professor Knapp. Section I bookbinding, Section II silk screen printing, Section III related operations. Printed on recto only. Covers tanned at edges. Spiral binding broken. READ MORE about LET'S BIND A BOOK
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 134174
Chicago: John F. Cuneo Company, (1951). 4to. cloth. 67 pages. Illustrated look at book production at this company and including a five page section on their fine binding department. Covers rubbed. Some spotting of pastedowns and endpapers. READ MORE about PLAN FOR A GOOD BOOK, AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE-BOOK DESCRIBING THE METHODS AND EQUIPMENT USED IN...
Price: $8.00 Order nr. 11260
Washington: GPO, 1950. 8vo. cloth. x, 246 pages. First edition. Chapters on history, famous early binders, English binders, American binders, Modern bookbinding, binding styles, binding materials, paper and 22 other subjects. Covers show minor soiling. READ MORE about THEORY AND PRACTICE OF BOOKBINDING
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 3593
Greenwich: The Literary Collector Press, 1905. 8vo. original paper-covered boards, original paper spine and cover labels, clamshell box. (xii), 132 pages. First edition, limited to 350 numbered copies; this copy is out of series. (Mejer no.1607). Divided into two sections; forwarding and finishing with detailed discussion of each of the parts making up the art of bookbinding. Light foxing throughout. Spine label partially chipped away. Housed in a later clamshell box. READ MORE about BOOKBINDING FOR BIBLIOPHILES, BEING NOTES ON SOME TECHNICAL FEATURES OF THE WELL BOUND BOOK FOR...
Price: $90.00 Order nr. 11888
New York: Freund Publishing, n.d. 4to. self paper wrappers. unpaginated. Basics of the process of bookbinding. Illustrations by Chuck Bracke and Burton Cherry. Presented by Book Production magazine. Black and white illustrations. Bent at corners. READ MORE about BOOKBINDING
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 109761
London, England: L. Upcott Gill, n.d. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers in clamshell box. viii, 184 pages. Late 20th century reprint of first edition (1903). Preface, table of contents, index. Illustrated with 156 engravings. A comprehensive guide to the bookbinder's craft. READ MORE about BOOKBINDING FOR AMATEURS: BEING DESCRIPTIONS OF THE VARIOUS TOOLS AND APPLIANCES REQUIRED AND...
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 134182
Designing, Decorating, and Binding One-of-a-Kind Books.
(Chicago): Chicago Review Press, (1992). tall 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. vii, 99 pages. Designing, Decorating, and Binding One-of-a-Kind Books. Reprint of first edition. Illustrated. READ MORE about THE ART OF THE HANDMADE BOOK
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 102946
New York: Haskell House Publishers, 1970. 8vo. cloth. xxiv, 232 pages. S-K 1819. Reprint of the second edition which has an editorial note by A.W. Pollard. (Hart no.149). With 12 plates and 2 figures. Bookplate. READ MORE about THE BINDING OF BOOKS AN ESSAY IN THE HISTORY OF GOLD-TOOLED BINDINGS
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 25160
Seattle: University of Washington Press, (1973). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. xi, 263 pages. Corrected edition. Contains a history of book-making and simple binding techniques for the amateur, including related crafts such as making folders, files, note pads, cards, boxes, etc. Includes a large section on various techniques for making decorated papers to use in binding. Illustrated with many drawings and photographs. READ MORE about CREATIVE BOOKBINDING
Price: $17.50 Order nr. 13949
London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1946. small 8vo. cloth. (v), pages 162-231. Number 23 in the 29 volume series "Printing Theory and Practice," edited by John C. Tarr. Basic bookbinding techniques of the time, with 53 photographic illustrations of binding shops and various types of equipment. Near fine. READ MORE about EDITION CASE BINDING
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 47462
Rockport, MA: Quarry Books, (1997). square 8vo. illustrated paper-covered boards. 108 pages. Table of contents, introduction, suggested readings, list of contributors, biographical sketches of the authors. Color illustrations throughout. READ MORE about MAKING BOOKS BY HAND: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 134152
New York: Employing Bookbinders of America, 1927. 8vo. cloth. xx, 451 pages. First edition. (Not in Brenni). An elementary course for the practical binder. Has tipped-in paper samples and many folding plates. Minor cover rubbing. READ MORE about A COURSE IN BOOKBINDING FOR VOCATIONAL TRAINING
Price: $65.00 Order nr. 13954