Son of the bookbinder: with an appendix showing samples of some of the finest bookcloths manufactured today. Gregor R. Campbell.
Son of the bookbinder: with an appendix showing samples of some of the finest bookcloths manufactured today
Son of the bookbinder: with an appendix showing samples of some of the finest bookcloths manufactured today

Son of the bookbinder: with an appendix showing samples of some of the finest bookcloths manufactured today

Newtown: Bird & Bull Press, 2004. Edition limited to 170 copies (this, no. 16), 8vo, pp. 81, [3]; title page printed in red and black full-color text illustrations; full brown Japanese cloth, brown leather label on spine, accompanied by a separate portfolio of 60 generous-size samples of book cloths from Japan, Holland, Germany, and Italy; prospectus laid in, fine, in the original publisher's cloth slipcase. "Sample portfolios of fine bookcloths are highly desirable to many collectors but are usually available only to those who publish or bind books, and such portfolios are of course limited to the cloths offered by the particular maker." Item #50410

Price: $400.00

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