quarto, 392pp. A festschrift in honor of Mirjam Foot focusing on her research interests. A magnificent collection of scholars and subjects: Robin Myers; Christopher de Hamel; Lotte Hellinga on fragments found in bindings and their role as bibliographical evidence; plaquette and medallion bindings by Anthony Hobson; Nicolas Barker on some unrecorded sixteenth-century French bookbindings; Nicholas Pickwoad; David Pearson; Bryan Maggs; John Collins; Marianne Tidcombe on de Sauty; Dorothy A. Harrop, and many more. This magnificent book ends with a bibliography of the writings of Mirjam Foot. With 44 color and 220 black and white illustrations. Very mild bump at top right corner, else a very fine copy. boards in cloth in original acetate wrapper. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: For the Love of the Binding: Studies in ...
Publisher: The British Library,
Publication Date: 2000
Edition: First Edition..
Book Description British Library Board, United Kingdom, 2001. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 378 pages. In unprinted mylar dust jacket, rubbed. Size: 4to - over 9? - 12" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 583433
Book Description London: British Library, 2000. Sm.4to, (285x220mm), xiv,378p. 44 coloured & 220 monochrome illustrations. A fine copy in original cloth-backed boards. A well-deserved festschrift honouring Mirjam Foot's contribution to the study of the history of bookbinding, with contributions by Robin Myers, Michael Gullick, Christopher de Hamel, Lotte Hellinga, Elly Cocx-Indestege, Giles Barber, Anthony Hobson, Laura Nuvolini, Nicolas Barker, Nicholas Pickwoad, David Pearson, Elisabeth Leedham-Green, John Morris, Vanessa Marshall, Jan Storm van Leeuwen, David Paisley, Richard Ovendon, Bryan Maggs, John Collins, Paul Morgan, Esther Potter, Christian Coppens,Edmund M.B. King, Marianne Tidcombe, Anna Simoni, Dorothy A. Harrop, and P.J.M. Marks. A detailed list of the papers included is available upon request. HEAVY BOOK please note that this title weighs more than the 1 kg packed average on which postage charges are based. Overseas customers may wish to email us through the 'Ask the bookseller a question' option for delivery options and possible additional charges. Bookseller Inventory # 6293
Book Description London: British Library/New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. 4to. Cloth-backed boards; acetate d.w. From the library of Anthony Hobson, with his additional manuscript note in his contribution ("Plaquette and Medallion Bindings: a second supplement") at p.68, and with, loosely inserted, a printed invitation to the launch party for the book, British Library, 5 December 2000; an autograph letter signed to Hobson from Mirjam [Foot], 2pp. 8vo, Nuthampstead, 30 December 2000; and an autograph picture postcard signed from the collector Michel [Wittock], 20 May 2001. Other contributors to this (almost) 60th-birthday Festschrift are Giles Barber, Nicolas Barker, Elly Cockx-Indestege, John Collins, Christian Coppens, Michael Gullick, Christopher de Hamel, Dorothy A. Harrop, Lotte Hellinga, Edmund M.B. King, Elisabeth Leedham-Green, Bryan Maggs, Philippa Marks, Vanessa Marshall, Paul Morgan, John Morris, Robin Myers, Laura Nuvoloni, Richard Ovenden, David Paisey, David Pearson, Nicholas Pickwoad, Esther Potter, Anna E.C. Simoni, Jan Storm van Leeuwen, Marianne Tidcombe. Foot thanks Hobson at length for his contribution to "my wonderful book. I am so touched and pleased that my friends have taken such trouble"; Wittock is very grateful for being sent Hobson's article, in which he is acknowledged, but wonders (with almost Hobsonian tact) whether Hobson has misread his (Wittock's) text. Bookseller Inventory # 20M100063
Book Description The British Library & Oak Knoll Press, London, 2000. Cloth. 392 pp. 220 illus. in b/w.; 4to 1-58456-035-5. Bookseller Inventory # 81581
Book Description New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001244937
Book Description Oak Knoll Press, 2001. Book Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 1584560355-2-4
Book Description Oak Knoll Press, New Castle, Delaware, 2000. Bookbinding (illustrator). small 4to. cloth, clear plastic dust jacket. 392 pages with 220 black and white illustrations. First edition. Twenty-six of the world's most prestigious bookbinding experts have contributed essays reflecting Mirjam Foot's own research interests, particularly the placement of bindings in their historical context. Among the essays included are: "The Mysterious Mr. de Sauty" by Marianne Tidcombe; "Some unrecorded sixteenth-century French bookbindings" by Nicolas Barker; "Ticketed Bindings - a hundred years of European bookbinding" by Nicholas Pickwoad; "The Keatley Trust Collection of modern British bindings" by Dorothy A. Harrop; "John Wittaker's edition of the Magna Carta, its printing, and his bindings on the Wormsley copies" by Bryan Maggs. Other authors include Anthony Hobson, Lotte Hellinga, David Pearson, Robin Myers, and more. cloth, clear plastic dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 60869
Book Description Oak Knoll Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1584560355 This book is shelved in the Books on Books section of our retail store and may require extra shipping time - Crisp clean unread unmarked hardcover with light shelfwear to the boards. NICE!. Bookseller Inventory # Z1584560355Z2
Book Description British Library Board, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1584560355