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Title: On Improvements in Marbling the Edges of Books and Paper. A Nineteenth Century Marbling Account Explained and Illustrated with Fourteen Original Marbled Samples.
Description: Newtown: Bird & Bull Press, 1983. Oblong 12mo (155 x 115 mm), 64pp., limited to 350 numbered copies, 14 mounted specimens of marbled paper, quarter leather over marbled paper covered boards, uncut. Reprints the first American treatise on marbling, an account which appeared in the April, 1829 issue of the Journal of the Franklin Institute, with additional text by Wolfe. Beautifully printed on handmade paper.


Price: GBP 150.00 = appr. US$ 214.20 Seller: Forest Books
- Book number: 36292