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Amsterdam: P.N. van Kampen & Zoon, 1969. folio. cloth. (ii),(iv),8, 27 plates; (ii),10, 27 plates; (iv),6, 48 plates. Three volumes in one as issued. Facsimile reprint of the 1734 Dutch edition printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Covens and Cornelis Mortier. A study of mechanical equipment, especially windmills, with over 100 plates of illustrations. Includes a section on mechanical power for the operation of paper-making equipment. Light rubbing of covers. READ MORE about GROOT VOLKOMEN MOOLENBOEK; OF NAAUWKEURIG ONTWERP, VAN ALLERHANDE TOT NOG TOE BEKENDE EN VERSCHEY...
Price: $200.00 Order nr. 20148
Liverpool: Liverpool Bibliographical Society, 1992. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers, plastic spiral binding. xv, 85 pages. Historical introduction followed by the directory. With the pencil signature of Gavin Bridson on the front inside cover. READ MORE about BOOK TRADE IN THE NORTH WEST PROJECT. OCCASIONAL PUBLICATIONS NO. 3. THE BOOK TRADE IN CHESIRE TO...
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 99217
Reading: University of Reading, 1993. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 64 pages. Ninth Annual Seminar devoted to the British Book Trade Index. Includes papers by Twyman, Hunnisett, Foot, Isaac and others. With the pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about ILLUSTRATION PROCESSES AND BINDING IN THE PROVINCES: ASPECTS OF THE PROVINCIAL BOOK TRADE IN...
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 98183
Philadelphia, PA: Running Press, (2002). square 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 160 pages. Table of contents, introduction, glossary, bibliography, index, credits. Color illustrations throughout. READ MORE about THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PAPERMAKING & BOOKBINDING
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 126425
Zurich: Graphis, 1952. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (12) pages. Offprint of an article that had appeared in Graphis, Heft 39. Text in English, French and German. Illustrated. Faded along top of cover. READ MORE about KUNST IM WASSERZEICHEN. (ART OF THE WATERMARK
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 107459
North Staffordshire: North Staffordshire Polytechnic, 1975. small 4to. cloth, dust jacket. xii, 108 pages, 68 pages of specimens, 56 pages of plates, pages 109 to 136 with (10) leaves of plates inserted. A project for the students on the one-year full time integrated course in printing during the session 1973-74. It shows many examples of work produced by printers in North Staffordshire between 1783 and 1913. Includes bibliography. With the bookplate and pencil signature of..... READ MORE about A HISTORY OF PRINTING IN NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 97926
Kristiania, Sweden: Fabritius & Sønner, 1924. small 8vo. half leather with paper-covered boards. ix, (v), 174 pages. First edition. A guide to books and bookmaking. All the major components of the books are dealt with here--typography, book illustration, paper, binding, etc. Scheibler also provides a short history of the early printed book. Finely printed with large decorative initial letters printed in red and black. Many illustrations, printed in black-and-white with red accents. Index at rear..... READ MORE about EN BOK OM BOKEN
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 61787
Leipzig: L. Staackmann, (1939). small 8vo. boards. 96, (6) pages. Illustrated history of the making and selling of the book. Color illustrations show printing, binding, bookselling, etc. Paper cracked along hinges. Spine separating. READ MORE about SCHRIFT UND BUCH, EINE FIBEL Bilder von Peter Thienhaus
Price: $7.00 Order nr. 19683
Innsbruck: Universitäts-Verlag Wagner, 1941. 8vo. cloth. viii, 211 pages followed by 11 pages of plates. Written in German. With a foreword and index. Corners bumped, extremities rubbed, spine faded, boards slightly cocked. With the bookplate of Oak Knoll designating this as from the library of H. P. Kraus. READ MORE about SAMMELN UND SICHTEN, EINE PRAKTISCHE GRAPHIKKUNDE
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 101508
Innsbruck: Universitäts-Verlag Wagner, 1941. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. viii, 211 pages followed by 11 pages of plates. Written in German. With a foreword and index.Jacket chipped along edges with tears and spine spotted and age darkend. READ MORE about SAMMELN UND SICHTEN, EINE PRAKTISCHE GRAPHIKKUNDE
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 126270
N.P. Editions du Frac de Haute-Normandie, (1989). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 50 pages. Exhibition catalogue with illustrations in color showing modern book art productions. READ MORE about LIVRES DELIVRES, ENTBUNDENE BUCHER
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 34011
København: Forening for Boghandværk, 1968. 8vo. paper-covered boards. 100, (2) pages. First edition. A discussion of the technical considerations of book illustration, printing, paper making, and binding. Many machines illustrated. Indexed. In Danish. READ MORE about BOGFREMSTILLING
Price: $9.00 Order nr. 63356
Pittsburgh: Thomas C. Pears III, 1967. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket, slipcase. xxiv, 400 pages. First edition, the rare Pittsburgh imprint. Printed on the copyright page "SPECIAL AMERICAN ISSUE." The jacket notes the fact that this is "A small American issue of 150 copies, on Flemish laid paper and bound in blue cloth, signed by the author, sold by Thomas C. Pears III..." Excellent book demonstrating modern methods of bibliographical research. Stevenson uses paper analysis to..... READ MORE about THE PROBLEM OF THE MISSALE SPECIALE
Price: $150.00 Order nr. 128668
Oslo: Den Norske Bokhandlerforening, 1945. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 172 pages. First edition. The Norweigan Booksellers society have put togeher this volume on selling books in Norway. They are interested in all isues related to the book: from the quality of the paper to the price they sell for. Some pages unopened. In Norweigan. READ MORE about EN BEDRE BOKHANDEL
Price: $11.00 Order nr. 62779
Paris: Libraire Hachette, 1922. tall 8vo. decorated cloth. 208 pages. First edition. A history of the production of the book with 120 illustrations. Covers faded and spotted with a tear along top of back hinge. Paper is browned; With the Randeria bookplate. READ MORE about ÉTAPES D'UN LIVRE LE PAPIER, L'ENCRE, LE MANUSCRIT, LA TYPOGRAPHIE, LA RELIURE, LA LIBRAIRIE,...
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 3541
N.P. United States Department of the Interior, 1975. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. vii, 47+(1) pages. Preliminary inventory by Tommy Guider and illustrations by Bruce Cavin. With descriptions of various historic structures throughout the state including the Augustine Paper Mills, Curtis Mills, the Rockland Mills and the Harrington Journal Printing Office. READ MORE about DELAWARE, AN INVENTORY OF HISTORIC ENGINEERING AND INDUSTRIAL SITES
Price: $8.00 Order nr. 39496
London: G. Virtue, 1852-1854. 8vo. modern marbled paper wrappers with paper spine label. 565-620, 355-488 pages. Two volumes bound in one. Vol. I: Electro-metallurgy, Embossing-press, Engraving, Envelope-folding machine; Vol. II: Pantograph, Paper, Photography, Photometry, Printing.) With special title page listing these bound in at the beginning. Many illustrations. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about Excised articles from:) CYCLOPÆDIA OF USEFUL ARTS, MECHANICAL AND CHEMICAL, MANUFACTURES, MINING...
Price: $75.00 Order nr. 98187
Leipzig: T.O. Weigel, 1886. small 8vo. contemporary half leather with four raised bands and marbled paper-covered boards. xii, 348, (4) pages. Second edition. The history and technique of printmaking. Wessely covers various types of techniques, from woodcuts to lithography and photography. Papermaking and printing are addressed. The author devotes a section to collecting practices: what, who, and where one should collect. Illustrated with 11 plates. Includes a new preface, an impressive bibliography arranged by subject..... READ MORE about ANLEITUNG ZUR KENNTNISS UND ZUM SAMMELN DER WERKE DES KUNSTDRUCKES
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 59904
Paris: Payot, 1928. tall 8vo. stiff paper wrappers with front cover missing as is most of the spine covering, enclosed in a cloth slipcase. 391 pages. First edition. A glossary of terms and guide to the practice of selling antiquarian books. Discusses the sale of books, commissions, production of books, book-keeping for the bookseller, paper, etc. READ MORE about MANUEL D'EDITION ET DE LIBRAIRIE
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 22654
Paris: Payot, 1928. tall 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 391 pages. First edition. A glossary of terms and guide to the practice of selling antiquarian books. Discusses the sale of books, commissions, production of books, book-keeping for the bookseller, paper, etc. Covers worn and chipped. READ MORE about MANUEL D'EDITION ET DE LIBRAIRIE
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 32380
Paris: Payot, 1928. tall 8vo. later cloth. 391 pages. First edition. A glossary of terms and guide to the practice of selling antiquarian books. Discusses the sale of books, commissions, production of books, book-keeping for the bookseller, paper, etc. READ MORE about MANUEL D'EDITION ET DE LIBRAIRIE
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 45692
Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, (1976). 8vo. cloth. xxvii, 84 pages. Second printing of second edition. Chapters on inks, paper, storage, deacidification, lamination, etc. READ MORE about MANUSCRIPTS AND DOCUMENTS, THEIR DETERIORATION AND RESTORATION
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 28103
New York: School of Library Service, Columbia University, 1983. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. ix, 121 pages. With four major sections; Paper, Bookbinding, Ink and Type. Illustrated. Fine condition. READ MORE about PROCEEDINGS OF THE FINE PRINTING CONFERENCE AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY HELD MAY 19-22, 1982
Price: $7.00 Order nr. 389