Seven essays on masters and methods...with catalogues of bookbinding tools prepared by Willman Spawn. Large 8vo, pp. xxiv, 230. Appendices, notes, index. Illustrated. Red cloth, stamped in gilt. Near fine.
254 pages. Hardcover. Brand new book. BOOKS ON BOOKS. Contains previously published and unpublished works by Hannah French. Articles on Andrew Barclay, an early Boston binder, Henry B. Legg, Caleb Buglass, a Philadelphia binder, John Roulstone's Harvard bindings, and Thomas Jefferson's last binder, Frederick August Mayo. Also contains catalogues of bookbinding tools by Willman Spawn. Many illustrations. (Key Words: Hannah French, Andrew Barclay, Henry B. Legg, Caleb Buglass, Colonial America, John Roulstone, Thomas Jefferson, Frederick August Mayo, Books on Books, Bookbinding, Willman Spawn).
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