T J Cobden-Sanderson as Bookbinder

By: Friedrich Adolf Schmidt-Kunsemuller

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LIMITED EDITION, this is number 216 of 290, designed by Philip Kerrigan at the Tabard Press, handset in Monotype Bembo and printed on Basingwerk Parchment and Basingwerk Art papers, bound by Mansell Bookbinders, Ltd. 4to. 10 x 7 1/2 inches. (viii), (33) pp. 13 black-and-white plates, including frontispiece portrait of Cobden-Sanderson, title printed in black and orange including printer's mark in orange; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped orange cloth, wax-paper dust jacket; binding square and tight, dust jacket chipped. Muir Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. Near Fine. Thomas James Cobden-Sanderson (1840-1922) was an English artist and bookbinder. He founded the Doves Bindery in 1893 and over a period of 30 years produced some of the finest bookbindings ever executed.

Title: T J Cobden-Sanderson as Bookbinder

Author Name: Friedrich Adolf Schmidt-Kunsemuller

Categories: Book Binding,

Edition: First Edition, thus

Publisher: Esher, UK, The Tabard Press: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: SFK418-013

Keywords: Friedrich Adolf Schmidt-Kunsemuller, T J Cobden-Sanderson as Bookbinder, Doves Press, Doves Bindery, Philip Kerrigan, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Book Binding, Tabard Press