English Bookbindings in the British Museum.

London: Kegan, Paul Trench, Trubner & Co, 1895.

Price: $375.00

About the item

Number 420 of 500 copies. 63 chromolithographic plates. 1 vols. Folio. Blue cloth to simulate watered silk, with gilt lettering, t.e.g. Some fading to spine, corners slightly bumped, minor foxing, else very good. Bookplates. Mejer 1345.

Item #323401

This volume serves not only as an historical reference, but the chromolithographic facsimiles of some of the most beautiful and historical bindings are often of actual size and texture; they are exquisite.