SIXTEENTH-CENTURY GOLD-TOOLED BOOKBINDINGS IN THE PIERPONT MORGAN LIBRARY. Howard M. Nixon.

SIXTEENTH-CENTURY GOLD-TOOLED BOOKBINDINGS IN THE PIERPONT MORGAN LIBRARY.

(Bookbinding).
  • New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1971.
  • small 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers.
  • xv, 263 pages.

Price: $80.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 7948

S-K 3707. First edition. (Brenni no.240). Preface by Charles Ryskamp followed by a two page introduction by Nixon. The 66 bindings are described in great detail and each is accompanied by an illustration. Includes an index of binders, owners and authors. Important book.