Published by The British Library & Oak Knoll, 1996. 0712304118
Seller ID: 48863
1st edition. A short general survey giving a brief account of the lives and work of women who started bookbinding before the First World War. Chapters: I.Historical Introduction; II.Women Trade Binders at the End of the 19th Century; III.Embroidered Bookbindings; Painted Vellum Bindings; Vernis sans Odeur; Vellucent Bindings; Sutherland Bindings; Metalwork Bindings, Clasps and Bosses; Cosway Bindings; Fore-Edge Painting; IV.Modelled Leather Bindings, and Pokerwork; V.Sarah Treverbian Prideaux; VI.Frank Karslake and The Guild of Women Binders; VII.Katharine Adams; VIII.Sybil Pye; IX.Pupils, and... View More...
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