Item #28 An Essay on the Development & Usage of Brass Plate Dies, including a catalogue Raisonné from the Collection of the Harcourt Bindery. Samuel B. Ellenport.
An Essay on the Development & Usage of Brass Plate Dies, including a catalogue Raisonné from the Collection of the Harcourt Bindery.

An Essay on the Development & Usage of Brass Plate Dies, including a catalogue Raisonné from the Collection of the Harcourt Bindery.

Boston: Harcourt Bindery, 1980. 9 1/2 x 12. Cloth, leather spine label. 25-page essay followed by 99 plates of dies, 2 tipped-in color photographs of stamped bindings. Fine. Item #28

One of 500 copies, printed at The Heron Press in Dante types, and handbound at The Harcourt Bindery. The plates, which were printed directly from the brass dies, show great variety of styles and uses.

Price: $135.00

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