- New York & London: Garland Publishing, 1990.
- (xi), xiv, 342 pages.
Price: $50.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 28499
See S-K 1543. Facsimile reprint of the first edition. (Mejer no.127; Hart no.150). Part of The History of Bookbinding Technique and Design series edited by Sidney F. Huttner. With 53 illustrations of bookbindings. Major sections on bookbindings of the past, bookbindings of the present, commercial bookbindings, and books in paper covers. Matthews was a lawyer who became an author.