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London Bookbinders, 1780-1840

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The third work of Charles Ramsden, collating as much factual information in a compact form as he has been able to collect on the binders working in London during the period, of whom he has been able to trace about 2,000. The Introduction also includes notes on the stylistic development of London Bookbinding from 1780, and indeed from 1765, about which date a genuine revival seems to have set in. The 40 illustrations include bindings by Baumgarten and Johnson, of which authenticated specimens had never previously been reproduced.

Hardback, in good condition, including dust jacket, which has very little wear.

Item details

Author(s):
Ramsden Charles
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0713450789
ISBN-13:
9780713450781
Number of pages:
155
Publisher:
Batsford
Title:
London Book Binders 1780-1840

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The third work of Charles Ramsden, collating as much factual information in a compact form as he has been able to collect on the binders working in London during the period, of whom he has been able to trace about 2,000. The Introduction also includes notes on the stylistic development of London Bookbinding from 1780, and indeed from 1765, about which date a genuine revival seems to have set in. The 40 illustrations include bindings by Baumgarten and Johnson, of which authenticated specimens had never previously been reproduced.

Hardback, in good condition, including dust jacket, which has very little wear.

Author(s):
Ramsden Charles
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0713450789
ISBN-13:
9780713450781
Number of pages:
155
Publisher:
Batsford
Title:
London Book Binders 1780-1840

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