Dated Book-plates 1516 to 1895 with A Treatise on their Origin and Development.

London: A & C Black, 1895. First edition. Hardcover. 26 x 21 cm. Quarto. 225 pp + index of text with about 100 black and white plates. Bound in red cloth. Sunning and some spotting to the spine. Corners are bumped. Small chip out of front endpaper, and evidence of bookplate removeal, which seems strange given the subject matter! Rear gutter somewhat cracked. Very Good. Item #55873

Sections are 1: Dated book-plates prior to 1700. 2: Dated Book-plates of the eighteenth century. 3: Dated book-plates of the nineteenth century to 1895.

Price: $100.00

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