Title CATALOGUE OF A SUPERB COLLECTION OF ENGLISH AND FOREIGN ARMORIAL AND
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CATALOGUE OF A SUPERB COLLECTION OF ENGLISH AND FOREIGN ARMORIAL AND CONTEMPORARY BINDINGS OF FOUR CENTURIES- HENRY VIII (1509-1547) TO GEORGE III (1760-1820), WITH AN ADDENDA OF ASSOCIATION BOOKS. London: J. Pearson & Co., (c1910). 135p., 11 1/4" X 8 3/4", paper wrappers, illus., (some colored; some folded), covers sworn and soiled, text lightly foxed, good. A priced catalogue of 122 fine bindings and 49 association books, all fully described. There are indexes to provinces and to binders and bindings. Among the binders are Derome, Mearne, Padeloup, Payne; examples of bindings include doubler, emroidered, engraved, fish-skin, iory, mosaic, painted, and silk. Among the associations are charlotte Bronte, Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Thomas Carlyle, Samuel T. Coleridge, John Donne, David Garrick, Victor Hugo, Leigh Hunt, Philip Melanchthon, John Ruskin, Alfred, Lord, Tennyson, Voltaire, Isaac Watts, William Wordsworth, and Emile Zola.
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