THE HENRY DAVIS GIFT, A COLLECTION OF BOOKBINDINGS. VOLUME II. Mirjam M. Foot.

THE HENRY DAVIS GIFT, A COLLECTION OF BOOKBINDINGS. VOLUME II.

(Bookbinding).

Volume II, A Catalogue of North-European Bindings.

  • London: The British Library, (1983).
  • small 4to.
  • cloth with leather spine label.
  • 368 pages.

Price: $160.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 2542

First edition. (S-K 1241). Covers bindings made in the British Isles, the Netherlands (including Belgium), Germany, Austria and Denmark. There are 368 entries with excellent bibliographical notes on each binding and the binders who executed them. Each entry has an accompanying illustration, many occupying a full-page. An excellent reference work, finely printed by The Stinehour Press.