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5 edition of Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, 1660-1800 found in the catalog.

Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, 1660-1800

by Bennett

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Published by Oak Knoll Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • Book Printing & Binding,
  • Crafts / Hobbies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11244800M
    ISBN 100712348484
    ISBN 109780712348485

    “Book-Edge Masterpieces, Marvels of Decoration in Almost Lost Art,” Avocations (September, ): Bonte, C.H. “Local Women Revive Fore-edge Painting.” The Philadelphia Inquirer 24 November, Bookman's Glossary. 6 th ed. New York: R.R. Bowker, Brassington, William Salt. A History of the Art of Bookbinding. Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, London: British Library; New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, [* Subject heading: early printed books: production (bookbinding) *].

      • A Cheesemonger’s History of the British Isles by Ned Palmer is published by Profile (RRP £) To order a copy go to or call . The best recent survey of this is Stuart Bennett’s Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, ; which can be shelved next to David Pearson’s English Bookbinding Styles – Both these books challenge the traditional belief that the majority of books in the hand-binding era were put into bespoke bindings executed to the.

    2 For the types of bindings offered by booksellers, see Stuart Bennett, Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles , London: British Library; New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, From PJM Marks, The British Library Guide to Bookbinding: History and Techniques, London: British .   Michael Ryan’s review of Stuart Bennett’s Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles – passes on this tidbit, which I pass on to you: contrary to what has long been thought, people in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries did not routinely buy books in sheets and have them bound afterwards. “We” had long assumed that those rows of leather bindings, many humble and unadorned.


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Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, Bookcloth: A Study of Early Use and the Rise of Manufacture, Winterbottom’s Dominance of the Trade in Britain and America, Production Methods and Costs and the Identification of Qualities and Designs.

Item ID Title: Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles Author: Bennett, Stuart ISBN: Publisher: The Oak Knoll Press and The British Library Publish Place: Delaware and London Year: Edition: First Edition Book Type: Hardback Size: 31 cm x 24 cm Description: pages, coloured illustrations throughout Binding: Quarter black cloth and paper covered boards, gilt.

Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, / Stuart Bennett £ Read more Unit 6, Cygnet business Centre, Worcester Road, Hanley Swan, Worcestershire, WR8 0EA. David Pearson's English Bookbinding Styles, (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press and British Library, ) and Stuart Bennett's Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press and British Library, ) are essential companion volumes for anyone interested in the subject.

At their best, and treated well, books in boards offered a binding as lasting as any other.” (Hill, p. ) References. Bennett, Stuart. Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press/The British Library, An important work challenging and expanding the definition of publishers’ bindings.

Stream Bennett, Stuart - "Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, –" (16 July ) by Rare Book School Lectures from desktop or your mobile device. First edition. This book is the first illustrated guide to this complex and controversial subject. Inin The Evolution of Publishers' Binding Styles, Michael Sadleir declared that "the bookseller-publisher of the decades from to issued his books either in loose quires, or stitched, or a most in a plain paper wrapper."This view is still generally accepted.

book trade. bookbinding history. English. Irish. Scottish. Read more about Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, ; Tables and Data and Standard Specifications for Printers and Binders Tables and Data and Standard Specifications for Printers and Binders, of Printers. Stuart Bennett is a past President () of the ABAA.

He was a book auctioneer at Christie's and Sotheby's in the s, an antiquarian bookseller. He is also author of an acclaimed historical study, Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles (), available from Oak Knoll Press.

Stuart specializes in English Literature printed before Fiction, Verse, Satire, Philosophy, Criticism & Literary Controversies, and also in Children's Books printed before Bennett, Stuart, Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles (Newcastle, Delaware and London: Oak Knoll Press and the British Library, ).

de Bray, Dirk, A Short Instruction in the Binding of Books (Amsterdam, ). Dudin, M., The Art of the Bookbinder and Gilder (Paris, ). Stuart is also the author of a time-travel romance titled The Perfect Visit() set in Shakespeare’s London and Regency Bath, a study of bookbinding history,Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles (), and the Christie’s Collector’s GuideHow to.

Trade bookbinding in the British Isles, (1st ed.). New Castle, Del.: British Library. Dudin, M. The art of the bookbinder and gilder. Leeds: The Elemente Press. Gauffencourt, J. My uneven dye job on this book is not typical of trade binding at all.

A lot of bindings from this period do look kind of “splotchy. Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles – New Castle & London: Oak Knoll Press, Not an easy book to read, but with basic information on the subject. Foot, Mirjam J. The History of Bookbinding as a Mirror of Society. London: British Library, The Panizzi Lectures.

Why we should study bookbindings. New Castle: Oak Knoll, 4to, original black cloth-backed boards, gilt; jacket. pages; illustrated. New. Item # An important publication presenting considerable evidence in favor of the view that what we call “edition binding” came about earlier than previously thought, and that many books sold in the midth century were sold already : Stuart Bennett.

Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, Wilmington, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press. Comparato, Frank. Books for the Millions: a History of the Men Whose Methods and Machines Packaged the Printed Words. Stackpole Books. Lehmann-Haupt, Hellmut, Lawrence C. Wroth and Rollo G.

Silver Lehmann-Haupt. Bennett, Stuart, Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles (Newcastle, Delaware and London: Oak Knoll Press and the British Library, ) de Bray, Dirk, A Short Instruction in the Binding of Books (Amsterdam, ) Dudin, M., The Art of the Bookbinder and Gilder (Paris, ).

Reprinted in an English translation by the Elmete Press. Trade Bookbinding in the British Isles, New Castle, Deleware and London: Oak Knoll Press and The British Library, Bloom, Jonathan M.

Paper before Print. New Haven: Yale University Press, Blumenthal, Joseph. The Printed Book in America. Hanover, New Hampshire: Dartmouth College Library, Bookbinding in America,