Item #323537 Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects. William Loring Andrews.
Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects
Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects
Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects
Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects
Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects

Bibliopegy in The United states and Kindred Subjects.

New York: Dodd, Mead and Co, 1902.

First edition, one of 141 copies on Van Gelder paper. Title-page, 2 head and tail-pieces designed by Sidney Smith. 30 plates of bindings (some in color). xx, 129, [1] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original boards, titled in gilt on the upper cover. Minor split at front joint Andrews, XX; Brenni 1216; Mejer 643; Appleton p.77. Item #323537

One of the most important books on bookbinding in the United states, in which Andrews employed a process of half-tone reproduction for the facsimile plates never before done with any success; that of making the reproductions directly from the books themselves.

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