BOOKBINDINGS, OLD AND NEW, NOTES OF A BOOK-LOVER. WITH AN ACCOUNT. Brander Matthews.

BOOKBINDINGS, OLD AND NEW, NOTES OF A BOOK-LOVER. WITH AN ACCOUNT.

(Bookbinding).
  • London: George Bell & Sons, 1896.
  • 8vo.
  • original green cloth, top edge gilt.
  • xiv, 342 pages.

Price: $80.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 5908

S-K 1543. First English edition. (Mejer no.127; Hart no.150). 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. Spine faded.