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Lot 473
BOOKBINDING MANUAL The Whole Art of Bookbinding, Containing Valuable Recipes for Sprinkling, Marbling, Colouring, &c., FIRST EDITION, 1811
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BOOKBINDING MANUAL
The Whole Art of Bookbinding, Containing Valuable Recipes for Sprinkling, Marbling, Colouring, &c., FIRST EDITION, half-title, some spotting and soiling, with 12 additional leaves of handwritten recipes for marbled paper (added by hand to the printed list of contents), further additional leaves, some with childish writing in pencil, others with passages from scripture, a few blank, nineteenth century bookplate of Alex Turnbull, Bookbinder, Dundee (not listed in Ramsden), nineteenth century red morocco, rubbed, burn mark at head of spine and corner of upper cover [Pollard & Potter, Early Bookbinding Manuals, 89], small 8vo, Oswestry, Printed and Sold for the Author, by N. Minshall, 1811
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