- Copenhagen, Denmark & London, England: Levin & Munksgaard Publishers / Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1930.
- cloth-backed marbled paper-covered boards, paper spine label.
- frontispiece, 53 pages followed by the plates.
Price: $125.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 5730
First edition. (Brenni no.482). Inscribed on first blank page by Clara and Hardy Steeholm to the bookbinder Alfred Knight Potter. Lacking the dust jacket. Extremities lightly worn, label chipped with small piece missing (not affecting the lettering). Overall a well-preserved copy of this scarce book.
Contains 102 reproductions (101 plates, plus the unnumbered frontispiece) of bindings with many in full color meant to be identified by the binders' bills. Text in English with summary in Danish. The index follows the introduction. Includes books relating to the King of Denmark and the private collection of the Royal Library.