Master Makers of the Book:; Being a Consecutive Story of the Book from a Century Before the Invention of Printing Through the Era of the Doves Press

New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1928. First edition. Cloth. 271 pp. 8vo green cloth hardcover with gilt titling and blind embossed cover illustration. Printed yellow dust jacket with same cover image depicting 3 people working in a bindery. Soiling and discoloration to dust jacket, chipping to corners and edges, small loss (<1 inch) to rear panel, original $2.50 price to front flap. Professional tissue repairs to jacket verso. Boards clean, spine faded. Discoloration to text block top edge. Apparent tape offsetting to eps but no tape or residue present. Uniform toning throughout, some very light foxing scattered to few margins and edges, text block otherwise clean. Few bolts at rear (index) uncut at fore edge. This item is offered for sale through partnership with the John Russell Bartlett Society. Very Good in Good DJ. Item #165121

Price: $20.00

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