This jewel of a volume, beautiful to look at and the perfect gift for booklovers, traces the origins, development, and exquisite designs of the personalized bookplate. Magnificent images display bookplates drawn by Durer, Holbein, Hogarth, Kate Greenaway, and Aubrey Beardsley. The foreword is by best-selling author George Plimpton.
This is a used copy in good condition with light wear. It is missing its dust jacket.
By James P. Keenan. Hardcover. 160 pages. Published by Barnes and Noble, 2003.