500 printed (50 of which are signed/numbered). Burgundy cloth with faded gilt spine titles and gilt publisher’s device on cover, 14 by 22.5 cm, frontis (tipped-in color copy of the author’s bookplate), 108 pp., illus. Light wear and stains to the boards and yellowing to the endpapers. Bookplate of noted collector James Goode on the rear pastedown. Based on Bishop’s personal collection, this volume illustrates the wide variety of South African ex libris. Includes forty-three illustrations and twenty-seven tipped-in plates, including three engraved and one in color. First Edition.
Title: South African Bookplates from the Percival J.G. Collection
Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),
Edition: Limited ed
Publisher: Amsterdam/Cape Town, A.A. Balkema: 1955
Book Condition: Good +
Seller ID: 1851