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The Resource Eloquent witnesses : bookbindings and their history : a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria, edited by Mirjam M. Foot

Eloquent witnesses : bookbindings and their history : a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria, edited by Mirjam M. Foot

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Eloquent witnesses : bookbindings and their history : a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria
Title
Eloquent witnesses
Title remainder
bookbindings and their history : a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mirjam M. Foot
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EQO
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Eloquent witnesses : bookbindings and their history : a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria, edited by Mirjam M. Foot
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Bookbinding research : pitfalls, possibilities and needs / Mirjam M. Foot -- Bookbindings, their depictions, their owners and their contents / Jan Storm van Leeuwen -- The prize is the proof : four centuries of prize books / Christian Coppens -- English centre-piece bookbindings, 1560-1640 / David Pearson -- The interpretation of bookbinding structure : an examination of sixteenth century bindings in the Ramey collection in the Pierpoint Morgan Library / Nicholas Pickwoad -- Around the Padeloup and Derome workshops : gold-tooled Parisian bindings of the eighteenth century / Giles Barber -- "A magnificent and bewildering variety" : Irish bookbinding in the eighteenth century / Mirjam M. Foot -- Benjamin West, 1805-1883 / Esther Potter -- Collector, dealer and forger : a fragment of nineteenth century binding history / Mirjam M. Foot, Carmen Blacker & Nicholas Poole-Wilson -- Women bookbinders in Britain before the First World War / Marianne Tidcombe
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
328 p.
Isbn
9780712348270
Isbn Type
(BL.)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; navy blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Purchase, Oak Knoll, 2007.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56067291
  • ucoclc56067291
Label
Eloquent witnesses : bookbindings and their history : a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria, edited by Mirjam M. Foot
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Bookbinding research : pitfalls, possibilities and needs / Mirjam M. Foot -- Bookbindings, their depictions, their owners and their contents / Jan Storm van Leeuwen -- The prize is the proof : four centuries of prize books / Christian Coppens -- English centre-piece bookbindings, 1560-1640 / David Pearson -- The interpretation of bookbinding structure : an examination of sixteenth century bindings in the Ramey collection in the Pierpoint Morgan Library / Nicholas Pickwoad -- Around the Padeloup and Derome workshops : gold-tooled Parisian bindings of the eighteenth century / Giles Barber -- "A magnificent and bewildering variety" : Irish bookbinding in the eighteenth century / Mirjam M. Foot -- Benjamin West, 1805-1883 / Esther Potter -- Collector, dealer and forger : a fragment of nineteenth century binding history / Mirjam M. Foot, Carmen Blacker & Nicholas Poole-Wilson -- Women bookbinders in Britain before the First World War / Marianne Tidcombe
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
328 p.
Isbn
9780712348270
Isbn Type
(BL.)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; navy blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Purchase, Oak Knoll, 2007.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56067291
  • ucoclc56067291

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