Order Nr. 134263 THE STUDIO: SPECIAL WINTER-NUMBER 1899-1900. MODERN BOOKBINDINGS AND THEIR DESIGNER.
THE STUDIO: SPECIAL WINTER-NUMBER 1899-1900. MODERN BOOKBINDINGS AND THEIR DESIGNER.
THE STUDIO: SPECIAL WINTER-NUMBER 1899-1900. MODERN BOOKBINDINGS AND THEIR DESIGNER.
THE STUDIO: SPECIAL WINTER-NUMBER 1899-1900. MODERN BOOKBINDINGS AND THEIR DESIGNER.

THE STUDIO: SPECIAL WINTER-NUMBER 1899-1900. MODERN BOOKBINDINGS AND THEIR DESIGNER.

(Bookbinding).
  • (London, UK): Studio Ltd., 1900.
  • 4to
  • embossed cloth, gilt lettering on spine, marbled endpapers
  • 284 pages

Price: $125.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 134263

Generously illustrated with numerous plates, most in color. This particular issue has two sections devoted to bookbindings: English & American, by Esther Wood. The English section has insight into famous authors of literature, explaining collaboration with other well-known book illustrators (Blake, Beardsley, Fell - to name a few) and bookbinders that work with them. Well-known binders include Mrs. Annie MacDonald, Constance Karslake, Miss Mary Houston, Sara Prideaux, Douglas Cockerell, T. J. Cobden-Sanderson, and Miss Mary Houston, among others.

Also bound with Leaves from the Sketch-Book of Mortimer Menpes, Home Atts & Industry, among others.

Later embossed cloth binding. Covers lightly soiled, some aging to the spine, else a beautiful, near-fine copy.