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English Marbled Papers. A Documentary History by Geoffrey Wakeman.

Leicestershire: The Plough Press, (1977-80?). Quarto. 27pp., + (27)ff. of marble samples. One of 112 copies. Begins with the onset of paper marbling in England in the seventeenth century, and continues with other sources documenting the practice through the 1950s. Specimens include the work of Douglas Cockerell & Son, nineteenth-century examples, and other samples representing the various techniques of the art. In quarter leather and cloth covered boards, which are speckled with wear, else near fine. Item #29298

Price: $200.00

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