Design binding on:A. Lang, Ballads & Lyrics of Old France, with other poems, Thomas B. Mosher: Portland, Maine,1898.
Pierced vellum binding with yapps and bone clasps.Sewn all along on three alum tawed goatskin thongs.Back bead linen endbands sewn on cores of alum tawed goatskin.Boards colored with ink.
7 ½” x 4” x 1.” 19 x 10.2 x 2.4 cm.
Bound in 2011.
This binding is for sale for $1000.
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