Poortenaar (Jan) - The Art of the Book and its Illustration.


Poortenaar (Jan) - The Art of the Book and its Illustration.

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The Art of the Book and its Illustration. With a chapter by Prof. Maurits Sabbe, and a foreword by C.H. St.John Hornby. 4to, pp.xii,182 + 74 plates, George Harrap, London,  (1935).
40 plates inserted in text, some colour and tipped in, additional plates at rear, figures in text, woodcut illustrations, collotypes, type specimens, bookbindings, etc., amounting to upwards of 120 illustrations. Original linen, titled and decorated in blue, matching dust-jacket a little soiled and creased. A very good copy.

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