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BOOKMAKING & KINDRED AMENITIES, BEING A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS BY BEATRICE WARDE, RICHARD ELLIS, CARL PURINGTON ROLLINS, .. by  Earl Schenck & Richard Ellis (editors) Miers - Hardcover - 1942 - from Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press and Biblio.co.uk

BOOKMAKING & KINDRED AMENITIES, BEING A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS BY BEATRICE WARDE, RICHARD ELLIS, CARL PURINGTON ROLLINS, ..

by Miers, Earl Schenck & Richard Ellis (editors)

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New Burnswick: Rutgers Univ. Press, 1942. cloth, dust jacket. small 4to. cloth, dust jacket. xiv, 148 pages. First edition, limited to 1500 copies. Includes a chapter by Gomme on bookselling. Presentation from Lawrance Thompson, one of the contributors, on the free endpaper. Jacket is foxed and age darkened. Gutters foxed.


  • Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 124828
  • Title: BOOKMAKING & KINDRED AMENITIES, BEING A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS BY BEATRICE WARDE, RICHARD ELLIS, CARL PURINGTON ROLLINS, ..
  • Author: Miers, Earl Schenck & Richard Ellis (editors)
  • Format/binding: Cloth, dust jacket
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Rutgers Univ. Press
  • Place: New Burnswick
  • Date published: 1942


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Cloth
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jacket
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foxed
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