Title: Animals in Watermarks.
Publisher: Paper Publications Society,, Hilversum, Holland:
Publication Date: 1959
Edition: 1st Edition
quarto, 66pp. followed by 52pp. of plates reproducing 800 watermarks. First Printing of this English Language edition, one of 600 copies. A major collector of paper and watermarks, De Borarull y Sans organized his collection into marks of Human Beings, Nature, The Sciences, The Arts, and Heraldry. He was only able to publish Heraldric Watermarks in 1901 ( translated, 1956); the Society published this translation of the 1910 edition which was limited to 250 copies. The collection features the zoological watermarks used mostly by Spanish papermakers from te regions of Catalonia, Aragon, Valencia and Majorca. A fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 11611
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