Manuel Pratique de l'Ouvrier Relieur. C. Chanat, arles.

Manuel Pratique de l'Ouvrier Relieur.

Paris: Librairie Garnier Frères, nd (ca. 1920). Two volumes. 4 1/2 x 7. 208; 205 pages. Front blank bears penciled list of French terms translated into English. Original wraps bound into an unsigned binding of green morocco tooled with Tudor roses & leaves, spine & lower cover with gilt roses, leaves, & dots. One French word is mis-spelled on upper cover but spelled correctly on spine. Tips worn, joints rubbed; spine faded to brown. Contents very good. Item #15873

A bookbinding manual, whose second volume is devoted to "deluxe" half & full leather bindings and to Bradel bindings.

Price: $475.00

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