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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique

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BOOKBINDING, ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE.

DIEHL, EDITH.

Fine/Very good. 1946. First edition.. Black buckram with gilt decoration and titling to the spines; Black paper covered slip case. . 2 volumes. 251,91/406 pgs Edith Diehl (1876-1953) was the top American woman bookbinder of her time. Here she teaches about the history of bookbinding from primitive forms through modern binding processes, including international styles of book decorations in Volume I. Volume II is dedicated to the craftmanship, from equipment, end papers, forwarding, sewing, materials and finishing. The set is very clean, bright and sound without edge wear; the slip case is covered in black paper with a paper label pasted down to the spine. The slip case has only one spot of wear with a small tear at the lower seam of spine area .

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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique

DIEHL, Edith

New York: Rinehart, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Two volumes. Very good without dustwrappers in a very good slipcase with one partially split seam.

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BOOKBINDING; Its background and technique

DIEHL, Edith

NY: Rinehart, 1946. Two volumes. 8vo, pp. xxi, 251; vi, 406. Glossaries, indices, references, booklist. With 91 plates, and numerous other illustrations in the text. A nice set. History, techniques (illustrated with drawings and diagrams). A comprehensive look at the art. One of the most important books done on the history of bookbinding. With chapters on ancient binding, national styles of book decoration, end papers, sewing, forwarding, finishing, lettering, etc.

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Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique

DIEHL, Edith

(BOOKBINDING). DIEHL, Edith. Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique. Two volumes. Original cloth. Illustrated. New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. First edition. A fine copy.

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Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique (2 Vols.)

Diehl, Edith

Rinehart, 1946. Used - Very Good. 1946. 2 Volumes. Cloth, octavo, xxi and 251 pp, plus 91 plates; vi and 406 pp. Ex-library, with the usual faults. Light scuffing to boards. Bindings are tight and pages clean. Despite being ex-library, this set is Very Good. (Subject: Books on Books.)

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BOOKBINDING ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE

Diehl, Edith

New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. Two volumes. Large octavo. Frontispieces and illustrations. First edition of this standard work on the topic. Faint dust spotting to one cover, otherwise a very good, tight, bright set.

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BOOKBINDING. Its Background and Technique

Diehl, Edith

New York: Rinehart & Co, Inc, 1946. 2 vols. xxii,252,(96);vi,406pp. Indices. Illus. with 2 frontispieces plus 91 plates at rear of Vol. I. Black cloth, gilt spines; housed in publisher's worn slipcase with a printed paper label.

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Bookbinding its background and Technique

Edith Diehl

Rinehart & Company, 1946-01-01. paperback. Good. (TC52) - 2 volúmenes - Ilustraciones - Firma del dueño anterior - Caja original - Puntas levemente gastadas - Buen estado.

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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique (Vol. I and Ii)

Diehl, Edith

New York: Rinehart & Company, 1946. Undetermined. very good. 1st thus. Vol. I, xxi, 251(text)91(plates), Vol. II, vi,406.pp. Very good copy in good slip case. Slightly speckling on page edges, pages clean and bright, original slip case slightly nicked. First edition. very good This is one of Diehl's difinitive book binding manuals. Diehl was a well known New York book binder during the early 20th century. She was also an instructor of book binding at Columbia University. 1946

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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique

Diehl, Edith

New York: Rinehart & Co, 1946. First edition. 8vo. 2 volumes: xxi, 251, (2), 91 plates; vi, 406 pp. Illustrations from photographs and line drawings, in-text diagrams, frontispiece to each volume. Very good. Original black cloth, gilt spine titles, publisher's slipcase (some wear along one upper edge) with printed paper spine label. (9542).

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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique : 2 volumes, complete [new, in publisher's shrinkwrap]

Diehl, Edith

New York: Hacker Art Books, 1979. 2 volumes, complete. Brand New in perfect condition. STILL SEALED in the publisher's clear plastic SHRINKWRAP. NO rubbing. NO fading. Bright, clean, square and tight. Sharp corners. NO owner's name or bookplate. NO remainder mark. Fresh and crisp -- obviously never read. 1979 reprint of the 1946 originals. Volume 1: xxi, 251pp.+ 92 plates; Volume 2: vi, 406pp. A classic bookbinding history and treatise on binding practice; the first volume being devoted to the history and the second to the technique of bookbinding. In addition to 92 plates (mostly of bindings) at the end of volume 1, there are 242 figures (line drawings by Edna M. Kaula) in the text of volume 2. The two volumes are uniformly bound in pale yellow pictorial cloth with gold and black spine lettering. A full wrap-around scene from an early bookbindery (17th or 18th century?) appears in black on the covers of both volumes. This heavy 2 volume set will require extra postage for Priority and International shipments. But for media mail, you pay only our standard charge for 1 volume and we ship the second volume at no extra cost.. 1979 reprint of the 1946 originals. Hardcover. New/in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illus. by Kaula, Edna M.. 2 vols : xxi, 251pp.+ 92 plates; vi, 406pp. Great Packaging, Fast Shipping.

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BOOKBINDING ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE

Diehl, Edith

New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. Two volumes. Large octavo. Frontispieces and illustrations. Later printing (without Rinehart colophon) of the first edition of this standard work on the topic. Bookplate in each volume, otherwise very good and bright in slipcase with sticker mark in corner of one panel.

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Bookbinding, its Background and Technique (Two volume set)

Edith Diehl

New York: Hacker Art Books, 1979. Hardcover . Near Fine. Volume I: 251 pages followed by 91 plates; Volume II: 406 pages. Illustrations in black-and-white. First published in 1946. Near fine 2-volume hardcover set in illustrated cloth covers; no dust jackets. A large, heavy set.

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Bookbinding. Its Background and Technique (2 Vols.)

Edith Diehl

Rinehart, 1946, 1946. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Complete 2 volume set. Cover and binding are worn but intact. A reading copy in fair condition. Boards betray fading and nicks, bowing, other signs of wear and imperfection commensurate with age. Binding is structurally sound. Pages absent any extraneous marks. Sealed in plastic bag for shipping. Secure packaging for safe delivery.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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BOOKBINDING ITS BACKGROUND AND TECHNIQUE (TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE)

Diehl, Edith

Rinehart, 1946. Hardbacks. Good Used Condition.

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Bookbinding, Its Background and Technique

Diehl, Edith

NY: Dover Publications, 1980. 1st edition thus. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. 406 + c. 80pp., frontis., b/w pls. & ills., glossary, index , Two volumes bound as one

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Diehl, EdithBookbinding, Its Background and Technique: Two Volumes Bound as One

New York: Dover Publications, Inc, 1980. Octavo, 406 pages plus 96 plates. Unabridged and corrected republication of original 1946 edition, published in two volumes. Extensive text on history and technique of bookbinding. In wrappers with some creases and edge-wear. Text has some foxing to edges, else in very good condition.

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Bookbinding its Background and Technique

Diehl, Edith

New York: Dover Publications. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1980. Paperback. Coffee Stained; Two Volumes Bound as One Volume One .

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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique (Two Volumes Bound As One) (V. 1 & 2)

Diehl, Edith

Very Good+. Paperback; First Impression. Trade Paperback. Spine end wear, corner urled & creased, light scratches to covers. Dover Publications, 1980. A Very Good + Book. Packed carefully and shipped promptly. .

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Bookbinding Its Background and Technique (v. 1 & 2)

Diehl, Edith

Dover Publications. Good. 1980. Paperback. 0486240207 . A Good Read ships from Toronto and Niagara Falls, NY - customers outside of North America please allow two to three weeks for delivery. Bumping and creasing to tips. To tips. Heavy/oversize item - additional shipping charges may be required depending on speed/destination requested. ; Two Volumes Bound as One; 8.19 X 5.35 X 1.65 inches; 768 pages .

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