Modern Design in Bookbinding The Work of Edgar Mansfield
Modern Design in Bookbinding
The Work of Edgar Mansfield
Published by Peter Owen, London 1966
Quarto, 290x225x15mm., dust jacket with minor tears and wear, o/w very good.
Edited extracts from an interview with Trevor Jones hand printed by Libanus Press laid in.
A classic text from someone often considered the father of modern British binding, even though he came from New Zealand. New design binders should ignore his technical and artistic notes at their peril!