English bindings, 1490-1940, in the library of J.R. Abbey /
edited by G.D. Hobson.
|Main Creator:||Abbey, J. R. (John Roland), 1896-1969.|
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London : Privately printed at the Chiswick Press, 1940.
"This edition is printed on Hollingsworth's rag paper and is limited to 180 copies ... numbered and signed by both author and editor."
With some examples of Dublin bindings.
130 bindings, a few in colour.
Physical description: xvi, 201 p., plates : ill. (some col.) ; 34 cm. (large and 4to)