PARRY (H.) The Art of Bookbinding, 1818
Lot 510
PARRY (H.) The Art of Bookbinding, 1818
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PARRY (H.)
The Art of Bookbinding, first edition, wood-engraved vignette on title, wood-engraved frontispiece, one section loose, bookplate of Francis Gray Smart, publisher's pictorial boards, rubbed and a little chipped along spine and extremities, upper joint split and nearly detached [Pollard & Potter, Early Bookbinding Manuals, 93], 8vo, Baldwin, Cradock and Joy, 1818

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  • The second book in English entirely concerned with bookbinding.
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