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You Can Judge a Book By Its Cover: A Catalog of the Thirty-Three Miniature Designer Bindings by Mel Kavin; Michael Wilcox; Bernard C. Middleton Collection of Books on the History and Practice of Bookbinding - Hardcover - Signed - 1998 - from SequiturBooks and Biblio.co.uk

You Can Judge a Book By Its Cover: A Catalog of the Thirty-Three Miniature Designer Bindings

by Mel Kavin; Michael Wilcox; Bernard C. Middleton Collection of Books on the History and Practice of Bookbinding

Condition: Like New


Kater-Crafts Bookbinders,, 1998. Hardcover. Like New. Signed. Autographed by three of the bookbinders. Hardcover. Fine binding and cover. 73 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 23 x 29 cm. Clean, unmarked pages. "Five hundred copies printed. This book was designed by Vance Gerry. Typography by Pall Bohne, using Minion and Boulevard typefaces ... The binding is a half-binding using Brillianta cloth and Fabriano Italia mouldmade paper, designed by Rick Kavin, J. Rae Fox, and Bruce Kavin, and bound at Kater-Crafts Bookbinders"--Colophon. Gorgeous photographs of 33 miniature designer bindings. "Names and addresses of the binders"--Page 72-73.
  • Bookseller: SequiturBooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1808150052
  • Title: You Can Judge a Book By Its Cover: A Catalog of the Thirty-Three Miniature Designer Bindings
  • Author: Mel Kavin; Michael Wilcox; Bernard C. Middleton Collection of Books on the History and Practice of Bookbinding
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Like New
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Kater-Crafts Bookbinders,
  • Date published: 1998
  • Bookseller catalogs: Books on Books;


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