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    [Book Arts]. Pair of Books on Historical Bookbinding. William Younger Fletcher. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner and Company, 1895 - 1896. Includes: English Bookbindings in the British Museum. [Together with:] Foreign Bookbindings in the British Museum.
    Each from an edition limited to 500 copies. Each illustrated with sixty-three chromo-lithographic plates. Folios. Publisher's cloth with titles in gilt. Ex-library copies with filing labels and ink-stamps. Spines slightly sunned and leaning. Extremities gently rubbed, soiled and edgeworn. Front and rear hinges lightly cracked. Minor toning and thumbsoiling scattered throughout. Overall very good. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.


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