ROYAL ENGLISH BOOKBINDINGS. Cyril Davenport.

ROYAL ENGLISH BOOKBINDINGS.

(Bookbinding).
  • London: Seeley and Co., 1896.
  • 8vo.
  • original blue cloth stamped in gilt, top edge gilt
  • 96 pages.

Price: $40.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 130668

S-K 3501. First edition. (Mejer no.291). A collection of bindings from the Royal Library in the British Museum, many of which were gathered by George III and his librarian Sir Frederick Barnard. With eight plates of bindings printed in color by Edmund Evans and twenty-six in monochrome. Spine coming away from the front hinge; slightly age darkened.