This elaborate early century English goatskin binding represents the top end of the market. Many hours of work have gone into creating the ornate design and it would have been prepared either for a wealthy client, or for presentation to a person.
hideback: “The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, circa 1910 The leather covers included over gemstones, including ruby, topaz, and amethyst. The original book was created by Francis Sangorski. The book drowned in the Titanic disaster of The.
Back cover of century embroidered satin book with two sets of metal clasps. Back cover of an embroidered satin book cover with two sets of metal clasps. The Whole Booke of Davids Psalmes (Edinburgh, Collection: The British Library
COQUIOT (Gustave) - DUFY (Raoul) La Terre frottée d'ail. Paris: André Delpeuch, 1925. - In-4, 264 pp., (2 ff.), 22 planches, couverture imprimée. Maroquin beige, dos et plats recouverts d'un important décor floral mosaïqué de box noir, dos lisse, doublures et gardes de daim marron, tranches dorées sur témoins, couverture et dos conservés, chemise à dos et bandes à rabats de maroquin noir, étui (Creuzevault).