FOUR PRIVATE LIBRARIES OF NEW-YORK A CONTRIBUTION TO THE HISTORY OF BIBLIOPHILISM OF AMERICA. Henri Pene Dubois.

FOUR PRIVATE LIBRARIES OF NEW-YORK A CONTRIBUTION TO THE HISTORY OF BIBLIOPHILISM OF AMERICA.

  • New York: Duprat & Co., 1892.
  • 8vo.
  • woven cloth outer wrappers with book loosely inserted (stiff paper wrappers)
  • 119 pages.

Price: $65.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 72212

First edition, limited to 1000 copies, of which this is one of 200 copies printed on Japanese paper (Webber p.62). Thirteen chapters on the book including one on the art of bookbinding and another on Historical Book-Covers. Includes thirteen illustrations with eight of the bindings including a full color frontispiece. Worn copy without case having a spine detached and the original book loose in signatures. Bookplate of private book-collector's club stamped "withdrawn." Perfect for a fine binding.