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EDWARD SEYMOUR AND THE FANCY PAPER COMPANY: THE STORY OF A BRITISH MARBLED PAPER MANUFACTURER. Sidney E. Berger.
Limited Edition Fine Press Book with Tipped-in Specimens
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EDWARD SEYMOUR AND THE FANCY PAPER COMPANY: THE STORY OF A BRITISH MARBLED PAPER MANUFACTURER.

New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2006. 6 x 9 inches. hardcover, quarter leather binding w/ slipcase. 104 pages. This book, limited to an edition of 300 copies, tells the story of Edward Seymour and his firm, The Fancy Paper Company. This British company manufactured marbled and other decorated (fancy) papers for the bookbinding and related industries from about 1919 to 1971. With eighteen illustrations showing their methods and copies of correspondence, and twenty tipped-in... READ MORE

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Acknowledgements........................................................IX
 

Chapter I
Introduction.............................................................1
 

Chapter II
The Search...............................................................7
 

Chapter ill
The Gousman Archive.....................................................11
 

Chapter IV
Edward Seymour the Family Man...........................................17
 

Chapter V
The Fancy Paper Company, and Edward Seymour
the Businessman.........................................................27
 

Chapter VI
The Company. Edward Seymour, Marbler....................................49