Bookbindings and Other Bibliophily: Essays in Honour of Anthony Hobson
Patterned cloth, 365 pp, plates. Includes essays in English (10), French (2) and Italian (1) Contents: Foreword by Frederick B. Adams; Editor’s preface; Anthony Robert Alwyn Hobson, by Nicolas Barker; Grolier bindings in the Otto Schäfer Library, by Manfred von Arnim; From Baroque to Neoclassicism: French Eighteenth Century Bindings at Oxford, by Giles Barber; On the history of bookbinding in the Low Countries: a Glimpse of Prosper Verheyden and his correspondents c. 1900-1947, by Elly Cockx-Indestege; Marques de libraires et d’éditeurs dorées sur des reliures, by Georges Colin; “Un grand Duc, immortel à la posterité”: some bindings for Anne de Montmorency, by Mirjam M. Foot; Peter Schoeffer and the book-trade in Mainz: evidence for the organization, by Lotte Hellinga; Three Ethiopic bindings, by Bent Juel-Jensen; Legature del Piccolpasso e legature Viscontee nella Biblioteca Ambrosiana di Milano, by Piccarda Quilici; Some English, Scottish, Welsh and Irish book-collectors in Italy, 1465-1800, by Dennis E. Rhodes; Books belonging to William Warham, Archdeacon of Canterbury, c. 1504-1532, by David J. Shaw; Some observations on Dutch publishers’ bindings up till 1800, by Jan Storm van Leeuwen; Notes sur Thomas Mahieu, by Jeanne Veyrin-Forrer; Bibliography of A.R.A. Hobson.
Hardcover – 1994
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