William Loring Andrews: Autograph Manuscript of Bibliopegy, 1902
RLIN ID No.
Andrews, William Loring, 1837-1920.
Bibliopegy in the United States and kindred subjects: autograph manuscript, .
42 leaves (28 cm.)
Book collector, amateur publisher, writer and a founding member of the Grolier Club (1884). Author of over twenty books about prints, book collecting and the book arts.
Scope and Content Note
Autograph manuscript, which concentrates on describing examples of fine bookbinding produced in the Untied States in the late 18th and 19th centuries. The manuscript contains authorial corrections; several leaves have been pasted over original leaves. Dodd Mead published it under this title in 1902.
Date taken from typewritten title page inserted in front of manuscript.
Manuscript is written on graphing paper.
Bound in quarter red morocco with slipcase.
Bookbinding. United States. 19th century.
Bookbinding. United States. 20th century.
Occupation (as reflected in collection)
Authors. New York (State). New York. 20th century.
Grolier Club, 47 East 60th Street, New York, N.Y. 10022-1098.