BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT. Falconer Madan.
BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT.
BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT.
BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT.
BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT.
BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT.
BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT.

BOOKS IN MANUSCRIPT. A Short Introduction to their Study and Use.

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner, 1893. 5 x 8. 183 pages + 8 plates. In a Wiener Werkstatte binding (ca. 1920) of black morocco and golden morocco stamped in gold geometric designs, top edge gilt, cloth endpapers in large black & white floral pattern. "Wiener Wekstatte" stamped in gold inside rear cover. Julia Wightman's small bookplate on front blank. Spine darkened; tiny splits at the extremities of the joints. Item #9500

Laid in is a letter from the bookseller Herbert Reichner sending the book to Julia Wightman because her collection of "representative bindings" should not be missing such an example. Most of Wightman's collection went to the Morgan Library.

Price: $2,500.00

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