Order Nr. 5660 LES ARCHITECTES DU LIVRE, CONTEMPORARY CREATIVE FRENCH BOOKBINDING FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. AND MRS. MORGAN A. GUNST AND MR. AND MRS. EDWARD H. HELLER IN AN EXHIBITION BY THE STANFORD UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES.

LES ARCHITECTES DU LIVRE, CONTEMPORARY CREATIVE FRENCH BOOKBINDING FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. AND MRS. MORGAN A. GUNST AND MR. AND MRS. EDWARD H. HELLER IN AN EXHIBITION BY THE STANFORD UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES.

(Bookbinding).
  • Palo Alto: Stanford University, 1956.
  • 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers, cloth covered boards clamshell box
  • (32) pages.

Price: $25.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 5660

S-K 6490. First edition, limited to 400 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press. Not in Brenni. Light soiling to edges of covers, else fine housed in a later clamshell box. Two page introduction by Julien Cain followed by a three page survey of the evolution of 20th century art bookbinding by E. Cain with text in English and French. Descriptions of 35 books. No illustrations. From the Thomas M. Whitehead Collection of Books About Books.