THE ART OF THE BOOK AND ITS ILLUSTRATION. Jan Poortenaar.

THE ART OF THE BOOK AND ITS ILLUSTRATION.

With a Chapter by Prof. Dr. Maurits Sabbe and a Foreword by C.H. StJ. Hornsby.

  • Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, n.d. (circa 1935).
  • 4to.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • xii, 182 pages with 110 illustrations and 40 plates at the end.

Price: $75.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 98607

First U.S. edition. Discussion of all facets of book history and production. The plates are printed on different kinds of paper with many in color. Includes tipped-in specimens of example printing. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. Light jacket rubbing.