German Book-plates: An Illustrated Handbook of German & Austrian Exlibris [Bookplates]

By: Leiningen-Westerburg, Karl Emich Count zu; G. Ravenscroft Dennis, trans.

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First English-language edition. Rebound in brown cloth with bright gilts spine and cover titles, and new endpapers, top edge gilt, 15 by 19.5 cm, color frontispiece, xix 531 pp., numerous illus. Binding fine; textblock is very good but for a touch of minor foxing here and there. Solidly bound to be handled and used, this volume includes chapters on methods of reproduction, German and English heraldry, inscriptions on bookplates, sizes and varieties of exlibris, Fifteenth through Nineteenth Century plates; as well as ecclesiastical, modern, memorial, gift, complimentary, historical, military, ladies’, children’s, universal bookplates, etc. Fuller, p. 70.

Title: German Book-plates: An Illustrated Handbook of German & Austrian Exlibris [Bookplates]

Author Name: Leiningen-Westerburg, Karl Emich Count zu; G. Ravenscroft Dennis, trans.

Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),

Edition: First English-language edition

Publisher: George Bell & Sons, George Bell & Sons: 1901

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2717