- Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1926.
- cloth, top edge gilt
- xvi, 178 pages of text with 64 full-page plates.
Price: $145.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 13950
First U.S. edition. (Appleton p. 81). With six of the plates in color. A historical account of plaquette bindings, architectural bindings, and studies of the binders Maiolus, Failareto, Canevari, and Farnese. Spine faded. Bookplate of John Arnold Holland on front pastedown with Holland's signature in ink below bookplate. Endpapers toned with small remnant of decription mounted on front endpaper.