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Puzzles in Paper : Concepts in Historical Watermarks

by Sullivan II, E.W

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Used - Very Good in a dustwrapper with a short tear to the foot of the front hinge
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2000
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Cloth, 4to,
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Oak Knoll Press, New Castle / British Library, London, first edition, 2000. Cloth, 4to,. viii, 270 pp, ills. From the blurb - "The essays collected in Puzzles in Paper examine the past, present, and future of watermark study, ranging through the disciplines of art history and conservation, bibliography, musicology, and philately. The evidence provided by watermarks and paper… Read more about this item
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The Pulp and Paper Manual of Canada

by National Business Publications Limited

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Used - Near Very Good
Published
1945
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Cloth, gilt and blindstamped cover decoratiopn, large 8vo, 30 cm,
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National Business Publications Limited, Gardenvale, Quebec, thirteenth edition, 1945. Cloth, gilt and blindstamped cover decoratiopn, large 8vo, 30 cm,. 325, [3] pp, numerous ills. Near Very Good.
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Puzzles in Paper : Concepts in Historical Watermarks

by Sullivan II, E.W

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Used - Elegant bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, Near Fine in Near Fine dustwrapper
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2000
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Oak Knoll Press, New Castle / British Library, London, first edition, 2000. Cloth, 4to,. viii, 270 pp, ills. From the blurb - "The essays collected in Puzzles in Paper examine the past, present, and future of watermark study, ranging through the disciplines of art history and conservation, bibliography, musicology, and philately. The evidence provided by watermarks and paper… Read more about this item
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Papermaking in Britain 1488-1988 : A Short History

by Hills, R.L

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dustwrapper
Published
1988
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Cloth, 4to, 25 cm,
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9780485113464
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Athlone Press, London, first edition, 1988. Cloth, 4to, 25 cm,. ix, 249 pp, ills. Britain's first papermaker, John Tate, began work five hundred years ago. In this short history, Dr Hills tells the story of papermaking against the general background of the coming of paper and printing to this country, through the major developments of the Industrial Revolution,… Read more about this item
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The paper makers craft : verse by Oliver Bayldon ; illustrations by Rigby Graham

by Mason, J. ; Bayldon, O. ; Graham, R. (illustrator) ; Twelve by Eight Press

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Used - Copy No. 78, numbered and signed by John Mason on the limitation page. Small ex-libris of G. de Jong on front pastedown endpape
Edition
Limited edition of "less than four hundred copies"
Published
1965
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Gilt-stamped Linson boards, 30 cm
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Twelve by Eight Press, Leicester, first edition, 1965. Limited edition of "less than four hundred copies". Gilt-stamped Linson boards, 30 cm. 19 pp, 9 plates, colour ills. Printed by Will Carter at Cambridge for the Twelve by Eight Press. From John Mason's Introduction: "We produced this book because Oliver Bayldon chanced one day to visit my small… Read more about this item
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Paper and its Relationship to Books..with a Foreword by Hugh R Dent

by Clapperton, R.H

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Used - Very Good in dustwrapper
Published
1934
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Marbled boards, gilt spine-title, 16 mo,
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J. M. Dent and Son, Ltd., London and Toronto, first edition, 1934. Marbled boards, gilt spine-title, 16 mo,. 56 pp. From the blurb: "In the lecture here printed Mr. Clapperton gives a clear account, sufficiently full for the non - technician, of the history of papermaking and of the methods and materials used to - day. The following… Read more about this item
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William Nash of St. Paul's Cray, Papermakers. [on the Nash Family and the Firm Founded by William Nash. With Plates.]

by Shears, W.S

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Used - Later plates with faint waterstaining to lower and lower fore-edge margins, plates I-V and VII-X (evidently worse affected) diag
Published
1967 revised reprint of 1950 fi
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Cloth, gilt cover-device and years on front board, 8vo,
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Batchworth Press, London, 1967 revised reprint of 1950 first edition. Cloth, gilt cover-device and years on front board, 8vo,. ix, 153 pp, several plates, genealogical table. Later plates with faint waterstaining to lower and lower fore-edge margins, plates I-V and VII-X (evidently worse affected) diagonally clipped with these corners replaced by plain paper, in one or… Read more about this item
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Papermaking : Art and Craft

by Library of Congress

Condition
Used - Rear wrapper slightly marked, otherwise Very Good
Published
1968
Binding
Plain wrappers with embossed cover-title on front wrapper and embossed device oon rear wrapper, oblong small 4to, 22 x 25 cm,
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Library of Congress, Washington, first edition, 1968. Plain wrappers with embossed cover-title on front wrapper and embossed device oon rear wrapper, oblong small 4to, 22 x 25 cm,. 96 pp, ills. An account derived from the exhibition presented in the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., and opened on April 21, 1968". Rear wrapper slightly marked, otherwise… Read more about this item
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Art de Faire le Papier [Descriptions des Arts et Métiers]

by Lalande, J.J. le F. de

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Used - Minor marks to wrappers which are a little edgeworn, contents Very Good
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Printed at the Scolar Press for private distribution only
Published
undated reprint (c. 1971) of th
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Printed wrappers, large 4to, printed paper cover label, 42 cm,
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Printed at the Scolar Press for private distribution only, [Menston?], undated reprint (c. 1971) of the 1761 original edition. Printed at the Scolar Press for private distribution only. Printed wrappers, large 4to, printed paper cover label, 42 cm,. iv, 149 pp, xiv leaves of plates (1 folded). With excellent reproductions of plates showing 18th century papermaking. John Bidwell:… Read more about this item
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The position on the sheet of early watermarks

by Heawood, E

Condition
Used - Grease-stain to front wrapper, wrappers slightly browned and slightly edgeworn, minor spotting, otherwise a Good unopened copy
Edition
Small edition of perhaps 20 - 30 copies
Published
June 1928
Binding
Printed wrappers, small 4to, 23 cm,
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Bibliographical Society, London, reprinted from the Transactions of the Bibliographical Society, June 1928. Small edition of perhaps 20 - 30 copies. Printed wrappers, small 4to, 23 cm,. pp [38]-47. Uncommon separate printing: from 1894 twenty copies of any paper printed in the Transactions were presented to the writer, and presumably a few more were run off. Grease-stain… Read more about this item
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Sources of early English paper supply : two papers

by Heawood, E

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Used - Wrappers slightly darkened with a little edgewear, otherwise a Near Very Good unopened copy
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Small edition of perhaps 20 - 30 copies
Published
1930
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Printed wrappers, small 4to, 23 cm,
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Bibliographical Society, London, reprinted from the Transactions of the Bibliographical Society, 1930. Small edition of perhaps 20 - 30 copies. Printed wrappers, small 4to, 23 cm,. pp [282]-307, [427]-454 : ills. Uncommon separate printing: from 1894 twenty copies of any paper printed in the Transactions were presented to the writer, and presumably a few more were run off.… Read more about this item
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Paper - Art & Technology - Based on Presentations Given at the International Paper Conference Held in San Francisco, March 1978

Paper - Art & Technology - Based on Presentations Given at the International Paper Conference Held in San Francisco, March 1978

by Long, P. ; Levering, R

Condition
Used - Wrappers rubbed, bookseller's sticker on rear wrapper, otherwise Good
Published
1979
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Laminated illustrated wrappers, oblong large 8vo, 24 x 27 cm,
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9780960249602
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World Print Council, San Francisco, first edition, 1979. Laminated illustrated wrappers, oblong large 8vo, 24 x 27 cm,. 118 pp. Wrappers rubbed, bookseller's sticker on rear wrapper, otherwise Good.
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Papermaking in Britain 1488-1988 : A Short History

by Hills, R.L

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dustwrapper
Published
1988
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Cloth, 4to, 25 cm,
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9780485113464
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Athlone Press, London, first edition, 1988. Cloth, 4to, 25 cm,. ix, 249 pp, ills. Britain's first papermaker, John Tate, began work five hundred years ago. In this short history, Dr Hills tells the story of papermaking against the general background of the coming of paper and printing to this country, through the major developments of the Industrial Revolution,… Read more about this item
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The paper trail : an unexpected history of a revolutionary invention

by Monro, A

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Used - Very Good
Published
2015
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Laminated illustrated wrappers, 8vo,
ISBN
9780141039428
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Penguin Books, first paperback edition, 2015. Laminated illustrated wrappers, 8vo,. 368 pp, [2] pp ads, ills, maps. Very Good.
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The Paper Conservator : Journal of the Institute of Paper Conservation. Volume 2, 1977

by Institute of Paper Conservation. ; International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. United Kingdom Group

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Used - Very Good
Published
1977
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Printed wrappers, large 8vo, 30 cm,
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Institute of Paper Conservation, London, original journal issue, 1977. Printed wrappers, large 8vo, 30 cm,. 56 pp, ills. Volume 2 1977 includes- A. D. Baynes-Cope: The effect of residues of manganese Compounds in paper on the bleaching of prints etc.; Moira Buick: One method of sewing single sheets for binding; Eric Harding: Further experience in the use of… Read more about this item
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The Paper Conservator : Journal of the Institute of Paper Conservation. Volume 2, 1977

by Institute of Paper Conservation. ; International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. United Kingdom Group

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Used - Minor mark to front wrapper, otherise Very Good. Errata slip laid in
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1977
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Printed wrappers, large 8vo, 30 cm,
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Institute of Paper Conservation, London, original journal issue, 1977. Printed wrappers, large 8vo, 30 cm,. 56 pp, ills. Volume 2 1977 includes- A. D. Baynes-Cope: The effect of residues of manganese Compounds in paper on the bleaching of prints etc.; Moira Buick: One method of sewing single sheets for binding; Eric Harding: Further experience in the use of… Read more about this item
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William Balston, Paper Maker, 1759-1849

by Balston, T

Condition
Top edge duststained, otherwise near Very Good in a used and slightly duststained dustwrapper
Published
1954
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Cloth, 8vo,
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Methuen & Co. Ltd, London, first edition, 1954. Cloth, 8vo,. 171, [1] pp, ills. Printed on a mould-made J Whatman paper. From the blurb: "For twenty years William Balston was the apprentice and right-hand man of the great paper-maker James Whatman (1741-98). In 1806, after Whatman's death, he founded Springfield Mill, the largest paper factory in Great Britain,… Read more about this item
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Document Repair

by Wardle, D.B

Condition
Used - Booklabel on front pastedown endpaper, spine sunned, otherwise Good
Published
1971
Binding
Cloth, 8vo, 22 cm,
ISBN
9780902886001
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Society of Archivists, London, first edition, 1971. Cloth, 8vo, 22 cm,. viii, [1], 84 pp, 8 plates. Contents include: 1 Introduction; 2 The Materials of English Archival Documents; 3 Forms and Causes of Damage and Deterioration; 4 'Traditional' and Other Methods of Repair; 5 Materials for Repair; 6 Equipment; 7 Stock Control; 8 Registration and Work Records; 9… Read more about this item
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William Balston, Paper Maker, 1759-1849

by Balston, T

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Used - Name, publisher and year written in ink on front free endpaper, otherwise a Near Fine copy. The "blurb" panel from the
Published
1954
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Cloth, 8vo,
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Methuen & Co. Ltd, London, first edition, 1954. Cloth, 8vo,. 171, [1] pp, ills. Printed on a mould-made J Whatman paper. From the blurb: "For twenty years William Balston was the apprentice and right-hand man of the great paper-maker James Whatman (1741-98). In 1806, after Whatman's death, he founded Springfield Mill, the largest paper factory in Great Britain,… Read more about this item
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Paper chase : An exhibition of Decorated Papers from the Schmoller Collection held in Edinburgh University Library 1987

by Schmoller, H. ; Schmoller, T. ; Edinburgh University Library

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Used - Very Good
Published
1987
Binding
Patterned wrappers, fold-out plate with 43 illustrations pasted onto rear inside cover, 30 cm
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9780907182078
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Edinburgh University Library, Edinburgh, first edition, 1987. Patterned wrappers, fold-out plate with 43 illustrations pasted onto rear inside cover, 30 cm. [4], 20 pp. [1] colour fold-out plate. A catalogue produced for the Exhibition held 9th March - 1st May 1987. From the introduction: " A selection from the Schmoller Collection was originally shown in February 1984 at… Read more about this item
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