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Bookbinding, and the care of books.

Douglas Cockerell

Bookbinding, and the care of books.

A textbook for bookbinders and librarians

by Douglas Cockerell

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Published by Pitman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bookbinding -- Technique

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Douglas Cockerell, with drawings by Noel Rooke and other illustrations.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 333 p.
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23239113M

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Publication date Topics Bookbinding, Books and reading Publisher New York, D. Appleton and company Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California LibrariesPages: