Commercial Bookbindings

1894. Item #A5974

Grolier Club. Commercial Bookbindings. NY, 1894. 23p, no ills. Unsigned text. Printed by The De Vinne Press. Very good paperbound (sunned strip to top of back wrapper). ** "An historical sketch, with some mention of an exhibition of drawings, covers, and books, at The Grolier Club, April 5 to April 28, 1894." No checklist, but references to many of the items shown. Three women are singled out (Sarah Whitman, Alice C. Morse, and Margaret Armstrong), as are some artists not usually known for their book designs, including Stanford White. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.

Price: $20.00

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