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Catalogue of private press books and contemporary bindings...

Catalogue of private press books and contemporary bindings...

which will be sold by auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. ....

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Published by Sotheby Parke Bernet in [London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Auction catalogue, 19-20 February 1981.

ContributionsSotheby"s (Firm)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14199827M

With 32pp catalogue at the rear of the book. First edition. BINDING. Full black morocco binding ornately tooled in a gold lattice-work design with red and grey onlays. The title of the two books is tooled in gold across the front and back boards. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. £ Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more.

MORTIMER, Ian (Compiler). CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION OF BOOKS AND PRINTED EPHEMERA FROM TWENTY-EIGHT CONTEMPORARY PRIVATE PRESSES. London: Swiss Cottage Library, , (xmm), [24]p, several illustrations - mainly of press-marks. catalogue 24 y illustrated & private press books, artists’ books, bookbindings, prints & original artwork y gregynog special bindings 86 & 87 hewitt-bates, j.s. 30 johnson, art 31 private press books ashendene press , cranach press 57 & 58 decoy press 4.

Catalogue of Literature, Printing and Bibliography, Illustrated and Private Press, Art Reference. To order a book: Telephone Or. If no reply, Or. H. Short-Title catalogue of Portuguese Books and Spanish-American Books printed before in British Museum. Produced at the Riverside Press under the direction of Mr. Bruce Rogers, the volume is in every mechanical detail a fine example of artistic, dignified, and conservative workmanship. This little reprint is a volume to be cherished by those book-lovers who have been fortunate enough to secure a copy” (“The Dial”, ). View more.


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