For the Love of the Binding: Studies in Bookbinding History Presented to Mirjam Foot

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Mirjam M. Foot, David Pearson
Oak Knoll Press & The British Library, 2000 - Crafts & Hobbies - 378 pages
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Twenty-seven eminent scholars in manuscript and bookbinding studies, including colleagues and former students of Foote (Rare Book Collection, British Library), are the contributors to this impressive festschrift. Diverse aspects of the field are explored, although the place of origin of the majority.

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Contents

Medieval manuscript leaves as publishers wrappers in the 1920s
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Brussels incunables on
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The advent of gold tooling in English bookbinding and the intermediary
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Copyright

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