Fore-Edge Painting: A Historical Survey of a Curious Art in Book Decoration

By: Weber, Carl J.

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket price clipped. 1966 Hard Cover. xiii, [3], 223, [1] pp. 8vo. A historical account of the art of fore-edge painting, by the Curator of Rare Books at Colby College, which he wrote after undergoing a great deal of research related to a collection of books the college received as a donation. 35 color and black & white illustrations of numerous examples of the art.

Title: Fore-Edge Painting: A Historical Survey of a Curious Art in Book Decoration

Author: Weber, Carl J.

Categories: Books on Books, Art History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Harvey House, Inc.: 1966

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2283607

Keywords: BOOKS PRINTING BOOK ARTS FORE-EDGE PAINTINGS ART HISTORY ARTISTIC STYLES,