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Two volumes bound into one, this mammoth volume by one of the world's foremost practitioners is both an historical survey emphasizing decorated bindings and an eminently practical guide to hand bookbinding. The author examines many national styles and the work of Jean Grolier, Thomas Mahieu, Le Gascon, Samuel Mearne, and others. 93 plates, 242 figures.

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Mammoth volume by one of the world's foremost practitioners. Both historical survey emphasizing decorated bindings, and eminently practical guide to hand bookbinding. 93 plates, 242 figures.

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ISBN:
9780486240206
Author:
Diehl, Edith
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Crafts
Subject:
Design - Book
Subject:
Calligraphy
Subject:
Bookbinding
Subject:
Model Railroading
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Techniques - Calligraphy
Subject:
Book Printing & Binding
Subject:
hand bookbinding
Subject:
bookbinding manual
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
Crafts-Model Making
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
vol III
Publication Date:
19801031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
748
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.38 in 1.67 lb

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