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books Antique book cover antique tooled leather book cover Graphology for All British Butterflies (book cover)

Rev J B McLure c. 1898

nice simple yet detailed design - good that it doesn't include any imagery from the book, adds to 'mystery' element of Winchester mystery house

The Picturesque Tourist: Being a Guide through the Northern and Eastern States and Canada | by State Library of Massachusetts

The Picturesque Tourist: Being a Guide through the Northern and Eastern States and Canada

Picturesque Washington: Pen and Pencil Sketches of Its Scenery, History, Traditions, Public and Social Life | by State Library of Massachusetts

Picturesque Washington: Pen and Pencil Sketches of Its Scenery, History, Traditions, Public and Social Life

The Romantic Shore | by State Library of Massachusetts

The Romantic Shore. Salem, MA: The Salem Press Company,

Sketches of the War: A Series of Letters to the North Moore Street School of New York | by State Library of Massachusetts

Nott, Charles C. Sketches of the War: A Series of Letters to the North Moore Street School of New York. New York: Charles T.

Rust, Smut, Mildew and Mould | by State Library of Massachusetts

Items similar to Vintage Book Cover "Rust Smut Mildew and Mould Introduction to the Study of Microscopic Fungi" - published 1902 - Giclee Art Print on Canvas on Etsy

Thomas A. Kempis. Opera, Nuremburg, 1494. Folger Shakespeare Library. This volume is one of a very few existing examples of a chain binding. It still retains the remnant of the hand-wrought chain that secured it to the shelf.

uncertaintimes: “ Thomas a Kempis. Nuremberg, Folger Shakespeare Library: This volume, one of a very few existing examples of a chain binding, still retains the remnant of the hand-wrought chain which fastened it securely to a shelf.

Grolier's contemporary, Thomas Mahieu, also had his books bound in styles influenced by his years of service in Italy, and they share many features with Grolier bindings.  Author:	Nausea, Friedrich, d. 1552.  Title:	Libri mirabilium septem.  Published:	Cologne: Peter Quentell, 1532.  Location:	Rare Books (Ex)  Call number:	BT97 .xN3  Spine height:	20 cm

Hand Bookbindings: Bindings For Collectors--bound in 1554

Blind-tooled calfskin binding on a French incunable.

Blind-tooled calfskin binding on a French incunable. Author: Nider, Johannes, ca.