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  • An exhibition of fine bindings, April 1909.

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    • Cleveland, The Rowfant Club [1909]
    • 1909
    • 1 item
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  • The care of books, with special reference to fine bindings.

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    • n.p. [1912]
    • 1912-1912
  • Fine binding in America; the story of the Club bindery, by Elbert A. Thompson and Lawrence S. Thompson.

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    • [Urbana, Ill.] Published by Beta Phi Mu, 1956.
    • 1956
    • 2 items
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  • Fine bindings from the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries, offered for sale by Chas. J. Sawyer, Ltd.

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    • London, 1955.
    • 1955
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequest0284.807.2Offsite
  • Twelve bindings / Michael Wilcox ; with remarks on the bindings by Michael Wilcox & on the books by Elaine Smyth & W. Thomas Taylor.

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    • Austin : W. Thomas Taylor, 1985.
    • 1985
    • 1 item
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  • The Fine bindings of Marguerite Duprez Lahey : an exhibition at the Pierpont Morgan Library.

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    • New York : [Pierpont Morgan Library, 1951?]
    • 1951
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequest1170 L18Offsite
  • Twelve books in fine bindings from the library of J.W. Hely-Hutchinson, described and discussed by Howard M. Nixon.

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    • Oxford, Printed for presentation to the members of the Roxburghe club, 1953.
    • 1953
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  • Fine old bindings, with other interesting miscellanea in Edward Almack's library.

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    • London, Blades, East & Blades, 1913.
    • 1913
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  • Fine bindings 1500-1799 from Oxford libraries; catalogue of an exhibition.

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    • Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1968.
    • 1968
    • 2 items
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    Restricted useAvailable*KAB 73-297Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
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  • 50 fine books : manuscripts, illustrated books, first edition bindings.

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    • Bern, Switzerland : Gedruckt bei Stämpfli & Cie., 1937.
    • 1937
    • 1 item
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    Request in advanceRequest*GFF (Hess-Antiquariat. 50 fine books)Offsite
  • Fine printing and binding ... from the collection of John Saks ... and other sources.

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    • New York, 1963.
    • 1 item
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  • Catalogue of fine bindings offered for sale by Chas. J. Sawyer...

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    • London : Chas. J. Sawyer, 1967.
    • 1967
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  • The Fine bindings of Marguerite Duprez Lahey : an exhibition at the Pierpont Morgan Library.

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    • New York : [Pierpont Morgan Library, 1951?]
    • 1951
  • Descriptive list of some old books and MSS., some fine editions and fine bindings and some books on printing. Exhibited at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, November 5th to December 31st, 1896.

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    • Pittsburgh, Pa., 1896.
    • 1896
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    Request in advanceRequest*IAA (Carnegie Library) (Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa. Descriptive list of some old books)Offsite
  • 50 design bindings, 1974-1986 / Jamie Kamph.

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    • Princeton, N.J. : [s.n.], 1986.
    • 1986
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestJAX B-17822Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • 35 miniature books in designer bindings / Anne & David Bromer ; [photography by Bruce Hilliard].

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    • Boston (607 Boylston St., Boston, Mass. 02116) : A. & D. Bromer, 1987
    • 1987
    • 1 item
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  • 35 miniature books in designer bindings / Anne & David Bromer ; [photography by Bruce Hilliard].

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    • Boston : A. & D. Bromer, 1987
    • 1987
    • 2 items
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    *KAB 97-316Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
    Supervised useAvailable8-*ISGB 89-499Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • The Arcadian Library : bindings and provenance / edited by Giles Mandelbrote & Willem de Bruijn.

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    • Oxford : The Arcadian Library in association with Oxford University Press, 2014.
    • 2014
    • 1 item

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  • The collector as bookbinder : the piscatorial bindings of S. A. Neff, Jr. / essays by Elizabeth R. Argo, Stanley I. Grand.

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    • Wilkes-Barre, PA : Sordoni Art Gallery, c1999.
    • 1999
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestJFF 99-958Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
  • The Book beautiful and the binding as art II / photographs by Mark Sexton ; the finest examples of livres d'artiste offered for sale ...

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    • New York : John F. Fleming ; Boston : Priscilla Juvelis, Inc., c1985.
    • 1985
    • 1 item
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    Supervised useAvailable8-*ITGE 86-2243Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • Fine bookbinding in the twentieth century / Roy Harley Lewis.

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    • London : David & Charles, c1984.
    • 1984
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestJFF 85-232Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • The decorated bindings in Marsh's Library, Dublin / Mirjam M. Foot.

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    • Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2004.
    • 2004
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestJFE 15-2717Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
  • The decorated bindings in the Marsh's Library / Mirjam Foot.

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    • Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2004.
    • 2004
    • 1 item
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    Request in advanceRequestZ269.3.F55 F66 2004xOffsite
  • 123--a catalogue of rare and valuable books in the Hove Public Library, including incunabula, facsimiles, books from modern fine printing presses and fine bindings; compiled by Jack Dove, Borough Librarian and Curator.

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    • Hove [Sussex] Hove Public Library, 1969.
    • 1969
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    Use in libraryRequestJFD 85-4378Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • Design bindings : a retrospective = Reliures d'art : une rétrospective / Don Etherington.

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    • New Castle, Delaware : Oak Knoll Press, 2016.
    • 2016-2016
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestJFF 16-1642Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
  • Dictionary catalog and shelf list of the Spencer Collection of illustrated books and manuscripts and fine bindings.

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    • Boston : G.K. Hall, 1971.
    • 1971
    • 2 items
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    Request in advanceAvailablePub. Cat. Z1023 .N572 1971 v.1 (A-K)Offsite
    Request in advanceAvailablePub. Cat. Z1023 .N572 1971 v.2 (L-Z). AppendicesOffsite
  • Catalogue of French books, first editions, fine bindings, Americana, etc., including the valuable private library of the late E.F. Conely ... to be sold by auction ... Oct. ... 1902 ... C.F. Libbie & Co., auctioneers ...

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    • Boston: C.F. Libbie & Co., [1902]
    • 1902
    • 1 item

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    Request in advanceRequest*GO (Conely, E. F. Catalogue of French books)Offsite
  • Fine bookbinding; a paper read before the Rowfant Club at an exhibition of bindings executed by the Rowfant bindery, December 4, 1909.

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    • Cleveland, The Rowfant Club, 1912.
    • 1912
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  • The William Randolph Hearst collection, part VI: first editions, books in fine bindings, manuscripts & autograph letters.

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    • New York, 1939.
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    Berg Coll Auction 1567Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320
  • Autographs & Manuscripts by artists, authors, musicians, presidents, statesmen. Modern illuminated manuscripts in fine bindings. Various owners.

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    • New York, 1968.
    • 1 item
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  • Illuminated manuscripts, rare first editions, fine bindings, literary and other autographs from the estate of the late Charles H. Morse...

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    • New York, 1961.
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  • English and American first editions, autograph letters and manuscripts, standard sets in fine bindings, the library of Joseph J. McCann.

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    • New York, 1937.
    • 1 item
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  • Incunabula xylographica et typographica. Books with woodcuts, fine bindings, illuminated manuscripts, early works on pure and applied science etc. With an appendix comprising a large collection of XVIIth century pamphlets.

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    • Vienna, Gilhofer & Ranschburg [192-?]
    • 1920-1929
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestZ1014.G554 1920Offsite
  • Bibliotheca medii aevi, 320 incunabula systematically arranged including specimens of rare presses, woodcut books, fine bindings, with 26 plates and 78 illustrations in the text.

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    • Vienna, Gilhofer & Ranschburg [1929]
    • 1929
    • 2 items
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    Request in advanceRequest*GBK+ (Gilhofer & Ranschburg. Bibliotheca medii ævi)Offsite
    Restricted useAvailable*KAE+ (Gilhofer & Ranschburg. Bibliotheca medii ævi)Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
  • Twentieth century English and American bindings : from the collection of Maggy Magerstadt Rosner.

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    • New York City : [M.M. Rosner], 2001.
    • 2001
  • Katalog No. 150 [microform]. Russia: ancient Sclavonic and Russian books partly in fine original bindings ...

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    • Leipzig, Karl W. Hiersemann, Publisher and International Bookseller, 1895.
    • 1895
    • 1 item
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    Request in advanceRequest*Z GLP p.v. 1-10 Reel 1Offsite
  • Nineteenth century trade binding / by Geoffrey Wakeman.

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    • Kidlington, Oxford [Oxfordshire] : Plough Press, 1983.
    • 1983
    • 2 items
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    *R Pforz BKS (Binding) Wakeman 1983Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319
  • Bib-li-op-e-gis-tic : (pertaining to the art of binding books.--Dibdin) : to which is appended a glossary of some terms used in the craft : with illustrations of fine bindings.

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    • New York : The Trow Press, [191-?]
    • 1910-1919
    • 1 item
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    Request in advanceRequest686 T75Offsite
  • Stitches in time : the thread that binds us together as a people / Milton Bowens.

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    • Marietta, Ga. : Avisca Fine Art Gallery, 2008.
    • 2008
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestSc D 11-281Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Catalogue of an important library of rare and valuable books. Incunabula typographica, mostly in original bindings. Illustrated books of the XVIth and XVIIIth century. Early Americana. Standard works on the fine arts. Bibles and liturgical books. Fine bindings. Judaica. Early books on geography, etc. ... on sale by Gilhofer & Ranschburg ...

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    • [Vienna, 193-?]
    • 1930-1939
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequest0407.391Offsite
  • 123: a catalogue of rare and valuable books in the Hove Public Library, including incunabula, facsimiles, books from modern fine printing presses and fine bindings; compiled by Jack Dove, Borough Librarian and Curator.

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    • 1969
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestZ688.R3 H6Offsite
  • Fine books, library sets, autograph manuscripts, English XVII century literature, first editions, colored plate books, choice bindings by famous binders, the fine library of the late Alfred Nathan.

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    • New York, 1934.
    • 1 item
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  • Fine printers, finely bound too : the 86th anniversary exhibition of the Guild of Book Workers, 1992.

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    • New York, N.Y. : The Guild, c1992.
    • 1992
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryAvailableMDTT 94-5168Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308
  • Fine and historic bookbindings from the Folger Shakespeare Library / by Frederick A. Bearman, Nati H. Krivatsy, J. Franklin Mowery ; with an introduction by Anthony Hobson ; photographs by Julie Ainsworth.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Folger Shakespeare Library ; [New York, N.Y.] : distributed by Harry N. Abrahams, c1992.
    • 1992
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestJFG 92-594Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • D'or et d'argent : livres d'artistes, reliures de créations d'AIR neuf, reliures anciennes = Artist' books design bindings, period bindings : Bibliothèque historique de la ville de Paris, 27 janvier-28 mars 2004 / avant-propos d'Annie de Coster ; [commissaires de l'exposition Claudine Boulouque, Annie De Coster].

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    • Paris : Paris bibliothèques éditions, 2004.
    • 2004
    • 1 item
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    Use in libraryRequestZ269.3.F55 D673 2004Offsite
  • Bound to vary : a Guild of Book Workers exhibition of unique fine bindings on the Married Mettle Press limited edition of Billy Budd, Sailor.

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    • New York : The Guild, 1988.
    • 1988
    • 1 item
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    Request in advanceRequestZ269 .B77 1988Offsite
  • Rare first editions, mainly in original bindings and in fine condition, autograph letters & manuscripts, library formed by the late Dr. James B. Clemens.

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    • New York, 1945.
    • 1 item
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  • Mediaeval and renaissance manuscripts selected for the beauty of their illumination and the significance of their texts : to which are added a number of single leaves and documents and a very fine cuir ciselé binding.

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    • New York, N.Y. : H.P. Kraus, [1968]
    • 1968
    • 1 item
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    Request in advanceRequestAM2146.2 (117) FolioOffsite
  • A partial list of a choice collection of books in fine and artistic bindings, suitable for Christmas gifts. On exhibition and for sale at the shop of Ernest Dressel North ...

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    • [New York, Lent and Graff Co., 1911?]
    • 1911
  • Fine books, color plate books, works by John Gould, English and American literature, bindings. Josiah M. Erickson, Greenwich, Connecticut and other owners.

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    • New York, 1967.
    • 1 item
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