ENGLISH BOOKBINDING STYLES 1450-1800
British Library, London, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. ENGLISH BOOKBINDING STYLES 1450-1800 PEARSON David Book condition: Near Fine Quantity available: 1 ENGLISH BOOKBINDING STYLES 1450-1800; DAVID PEARSON British Library 2004 First Edition This book provides guidance on recognising and dating English bindings of the hand press period. In addition to providing practical help in placing particular bindings within their time and place, the book encourages a new approach to historic bindings, concentrating on what a binding can tell us about previous owners and their approach to books.