Order Nr. 71281 IN LINNEN GEBONDEN. NEDERLANDSE UITGEVERSBANDEN VAN 1840 TOT 1940. Fons Van der Linden.

IN LINNEN GEBONDEN. NEDERLANDSE UITGEVERSBANDEN VAN 1840 TOT 1940.

(Bookbinding).
  • (Veenendaal): Gaade Uitgevers, (1987).
  • small 8vo.
  • later cloth
  • xii, 170, (4) pages
  • ISBN: 9060178416

Price: $40.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 71281

First edition, one of 300 numbered copies containing two bound-in samples in the back. A study of Dutch bookbinding from 1840-1940. Chapters address such topics as binding in the early part of the 19th century, the different functions of bindings and the various forms of binding at the fin de si├Ęcle. A Catalogue of 284 bindings follows. Many are illustrated here in color and black-and-white. In Dutch.