The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900. Michael Sadleir.
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900
The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900

The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles: Issue 1 of Bibliographia, studies in book history and book structure, 1750-1900

London and New York: Constable & Co Ltd; Richard R. Smith Inc, 1930. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. A Very Good + copy of the first edition, first printing in the Publisher's original binding (minor rubbing to the leading board corners, small push near the spine panel's rear bottom left, a bit of general wear, a couple of small stains to the rear of the spine material) being one of only 500 copies issued in this Limited Edition with the first two leaves following the title leaf being uncut at their leading edge. This Volume is the first in a series of volumes comprising The History of Bookbinding Technique and Design and covers the evolution of books from those issued in paper wrappers into those issued in boards, paper labels, cloth, ink-blocking on cloth and other ornamentation. Copies of this notable work are, at the time of listing, are EXCEEDINGLY SCARCE TO RARE. Very good + / [Issued without a dust jacket]. Item #2828

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