Order Nr. 38017 BOOKBINDING IN EARLY AMERICA. Hannah D. French.


  • Worcester: American Antiquarian Society, 1986.
  • 4to.
  • cloth.
  • xxiv, 230 pages.
  • ISBN: 0912296763

Price: $30.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 38017

First edition. Contains previously published and unpublished works by Hannah French. Articles on Andrew Barclay, an early Boston binder, Henry B. Legg, Caleb Buglass, a Philadelphia binder, John Roulstone's Harvard bindings, and Thomas Jefferson's last binder, Frederick August Mayo. Also contains catalogues of bookbinding tools by Willman Spawn. Foreword by Marcus A. McCorison. Many illustrations.