Papermaking in France and Switzerland. Asao Shimura.
Papermaking in France and Switzerland.
Papermaking in France and Switzerland.
Papermaking in France and Switzerland.
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Papermaking in France and Switzerland.

Shimura, Asao (illus.)

Kasama, Japan: Cannabis Press, 1981. (16)pp., + 8ff. of paper samples. One of 200 copies printed on mitsumata paper. As with similar Cannabis Press volumes, this edition addresses regional methods of papermaking in France and Switzerland, after the author's visit to two French papermills and the 15th Congress of the International Association of Paper Historians at Basel, Switzerland. Contains eight specimens: linen rag, cotton rag, flax, colored abaca, flower, cotton staple half-stuff, flax half-stuff, and water color paper. Stab-sewn in printed paper wrappers. Kalman Levitan's copy, with his bookplate to inside front cover. Fine. (3 by 2; 75x50mm). Item #27497

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