Fahey, Herbert and Peter Finishing in Hand Bookbinding
Publisher: Herbert and Peter Fahey, San Francisco;
Date of Publication: 1951
Stock Code: 4675
FIRST EDITION. Large octavo. 82 pp. Original deep orange cloth gilt with hand & tool motif gilt-stamped to upper board. Numerous diagrams and illustrations in text plus five black-and-white photographic plates of Fahey bindings with written descriptions facing. Scarce privately printed work covering tools, gilding, inlays, design and other aspects of the bookbinding trade.