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Two hundred books from the libraries of the world"s greatest book collectors.

Pearson, Firm, Booksellers. London.

Two hundred books from the libraries of the world"s greatest book collectors.

Grolier (1479-1565) to Beckford (1759-1844)

by Pearson, Firm, Booksellers. London.

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Published by J. Pearson & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bookbinding -- Armorial bindings.,
  • Bookbinding -- Facsimiles.,
  • Book collectors.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ269.Z9 P4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 126 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7018119M
    LC Control Number10009378
    OCLC/WorldCa7340172

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