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Arno Werner, Master Bookbinder, an Exhibition at Houghton Library
 by 
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beige soft cover with no wear or smudges inside or out. Very clean and tight. 63 Werner bindings are described. Pages 33. Details
Bookbinding: A Living Art
 by 
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy of an exhibition catalog of design or artistic bindings, mostly in full leather. It draws on antique, historic bindings as well as the f... Details
Breaking the Bindings: American Book Art Now
 by 
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
The emphasis is this juried exhibition of objects is innovation and art, not on artistically bound books. Most are handmade objects, some books, wit... Details
Designer Bookbinders in North Ameica, exbibition of 2000 to 2001
 by 
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Fine copy, very clean and tight with no edge wear, no prior owner marks, and no stains or browning to the paper or illustrations. Introduction by Dav... Details
Heads of the People, or Portraits of the English Drawn By Kenny Meadows
 by 
Price: US $125.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Witty portraits of the English, by a popular woodcut illustrator for the Illustrated London News. Wm. Thackeray is the author for the sketch, The Fas... Details
Finlay, Nancy
 by Artists of the Book in Boston, 1890-1910
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine grey soft cover, impeccable condition inside and out. No wear, no rubs, no smudges, no prior owner marks. mIncludes a list of the artists' mono... Details
Guide Du Libraire-Antiquaire et Du Bibliophile
 by Beauchamps, J. De and Ed. Rouveyre
Price: US $125.00
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Text in French. Subtitle is "Description Bibliographique et Anecdotique de deux cent vingt ouvrages rares, cuieux or singuliers". A fine binding in... Details
Zeier, Franz
 by Books, Boxes and Portfolios
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "Binding, Construction, and Design Step by Step". White cloth binding with no edge wear, no prior owner marks, no stains or browning. Bri... Details
35 Miniature Books in Designer Bindings
 by Bromer, Anne and David
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Superb miniature craftsmanship on miniature books, most bound in leather with artistic designs. Published by the Bromers, who had a strong interest ... Details
Anglo-American First Editions Part Two: West to East 1786-1930
 by Brussel, I.R. With an Introduction By Lord Esher
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
A very useful reference, updating and improving on previous books on questions of edition precedence. Pages xxxi, 132. Original binding with nice... Details
Old Prints and Engravings
 by Burgess, Fred W.
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
An excellent reference on engravers, mezzotints, aquatints, stipples and other types of early illustrations. Pages xii,281, index. Dark blue cloth, ... Details
Gerard Charriere Fine Art Bindings
 by Charriere, Gerard and introduction by Dale Roylance
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
An exhibition catalog from November-December 1982 at the Thomas J. Watson library, at the Met. Original white wraps, unblemished. Inside fine, with ... Details
When Tillage Begins, Other Arts Follow - Grant Wood and Christian Petersen Murals
 by DeLong, Lea Rosson
Price: US $800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Clamshell Box
Edition: First Edition
A fine celebration of the murals and sculptures of two artists at Iowa State University in the 1930s. This copy is a unique, artistic binding in yell... Details
The Stuart B. Schimmel Collection of the Book Arts
 by Dreyfus, John
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
An exquisite collection of Private Press Books, Fine Bindings , autograph letters and calligraphy, from the superb collection of Mr. Schimmel, auction... Details
The Kenneth E. Luther Collection of Books about Children's Books
 by Fleck, Robert (compiled by)
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An impeccable copy in original light blue cloth, titles in gilt on the spine and the front cover. No edgewear, no rubs or smudges, clean and tight in... Details
Bookbindings by T.J. Cobden-Sanderson
 by Frederick B. Adams, Jr.
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original grey wraps some faded along the edges. Hinges all fine. Very clean and tight inside. The exhibition catalog from the Morgan Library Septem... Details
Bruce Rogers and the Figurehead of the Joseph Conrad
 by Fryer, Benjamin and James Johnson
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
This is a celebration of Bruce Rogers as a renowned printer, with more discussion of his type invention than of the sailing ship figurehead. The ship... Details
Paper- Making
 by Heller, Jules
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine copy, inside and out with no smudges, browning or edgewear. No prior owner marks. Dust jacket is NOT price clipped. "How to make handmade pape... Details
China, a Critical Bibliography
 by Hucker, Charles
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Good
Still useful for its judgements on scholarly and non-scholarly works on China. Pages x, 125 with index. Very clean and tight inside, the stiff pape... Details
Contemporary Danish Book Art
 by Larsen, Poul Steen
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
This is an exhibition catalogue, and beautiful Danish leather bindings, some modern and Scandinavian in feel. Pages 46 with bibliographical notes. ... Details
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