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[CHALMERS (John P.) Editor]. A Bookbinders' Florilegium.1988

Austin: The Press at the Humanities Research Center, 4to, [12], 124, [4]pp., one of 180 copies, printed on the demy folio Albion in handset Van Dijck on Rives Heavy-weight paper, loose sheets ready for binding in original (slightly torn) card folder, loosely inserted is a letter from the author thanking Powell for his contribution, and a copy of his reply saying that it is unlikely to very get bound as he is now 92 and finally retired! The reflections of 38 outstanding binders of the day, they include: James Brockman, Sydney M. Cockerell, Don Etherington, Elizabeth Greenhill, Bernard C. Middleton, Tini Miura, Roger Powell, Ivor Smith, Philip Smith, etc. From the working library of Roger Powell (1896-1990) bookbinder.

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