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1 Bernard C. Middleton Restoration of Leather Bindings
Newcastle, DE and London Oak Knoll Press and the British Library 1998 1884718507 / 9781884718502 Third Edition Hardcover Used: Like New Fine Hardcover 
revised and expanded. 4to. xv, 304 pp. Black-and-white illustrations throughout are photographic or drawings, takes one through the restoration process, bibliography, index; text clean, un-marked. Maroon cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Excellent! Your order receives my personal attention. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Hedi Kyle Library Materials Preservation Manual: Practical Methods for Preserving Books, Pamphlets and Other Printed Materials
Bronxville, NY Nicholas T. Smith 1983 0935164103 / 9780935164107 First Edition Hardcover Used: Good None Hardcover Hedi Kyle 
4to. 11 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches. viii, 160 pp. With contributions by Nelly Balloffet, Judith Reed, and Virginia Wisniewski-Klett, glossary, list of supply sources, bibliography, index; text clean, un-marked. Black cloth, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight. Ex library copy from a private corporate library, defect are limited to rubber stamp on the title page and the rear paste-down, plastic cover on front board, printed paper spine label with call number. In remarkably clean and tight condition. Great working copy. Good. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Louis A. Kenney. Catalogue of the Rare Astronomical Books in the San Diego State University Library.
San Diego Friends of the Malcolm A. Love Library, San Diego State University 1988 029596801X / 9780295968018 First Edition Hardcover Used: Like New None Hardcover 
LIMITED EDITION of 1,000 copies, this copy is out of sequence (unnumbered). 4to. 12 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches. 335, [1] pp. Black-and-white frontispiece portrait of Isaac Newton, gives full bibliographical descriptions of 211 rare astronomical books, illustrated throughout in black-and-white and color, index; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped red cloth, end-papers with color photographic illustrations, with the original red cloth-covered slip case; binding square and tight. Fine. The Zinner Collection at San Diego State University consists not only of unique research materials, but also a well-indexed set of astronomical portraits, manuscripts, central European theses, and a special group of rare astronomy books, the core of which were collected by Dr. Ernst Zinner (1886-1970), one of the great elder scholars of the history of astronomy and professor at the University of Munich, and Director of the Remeis Astronomical Observatory at Bamberg. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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