- Washington: Library of Congress, 1982.
- leather, clamshell box
- x, 297 pages.
Price: $650.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 126271
S-K 353. With foreword by Frederick R. Goff. Contains thousands of terms and definitions which deal with the binding, care and repair of books. With a bibliography listing 373 related sources. Illustrated. This copy is beautifully bound by Mary Baughman of the conservation department at the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas: Austin, with Don Etherington being the designer. Full green morocco with a circular leather onlay on the front cover depicting binding tools & equipment stamped in gilt. The title and last names of the authors surround the onlay in a circular pattern. Five raised bands with the title and authors stamped in gilt. Housed in a lovely cloth clamshell box with the title stamped in gilt on a leather spine label.