Quarto. xlvi, 65pp., + (100)ff. plates. First edition. With numerous illustrations showing examples of bindings. A history of bookbinding in Spain, tracing the art from its gothic and mudéjar origins to the fifteenth-century influences of foreign printers. Corners and spine ends slightly bumped, spine lightly toned, else fine in tan paper-covered boards backed in beige linen. T.e.g. Bookseller Inventory # 23537
Title: Early Spanish Bookbindings. XI-XV Centuries....
Publisher: Bibliographical Society
Publication Date: 1939
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Bibliographical Society, London, 1939. Cloth-backed printed boards. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. pp: xlvi, 65; 100 black-and-white plates. Bound in linen-backed tan boards, spine and cover lettering in black, top edges gilt. 11" x 9". Seller Inventory # 039269
Book Description London, Printed for the Bibliographical Society at the Oxford University Press, Oxford., 1939. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 9 1/4 inches x 11 3/8 in., xlvi, 65 pp., foolowed by 100 black & white photographic illustrations of bookbindings. Tan cloth spine and sides with titling in black, tan paper over boards, top-edge gilt. The spine and cover margins show light, age-related tanning, light wear to the edges. Weight: 3 1/2 lbs. Postage may be extra on this item. Seller Inventory # L-310