Bookbindings and Rubbings of Bindings in the National Art Library South Kensington Museum. London, 1898. 8o. Later cloth. Provenance: Wilfred Merton (bookplate). -- BRITISH MUSEUM. Early stamped Bookbindings in the British Museum. London, 1922. 8o. Original cloth backed boards. - [With:] 6 other volumes on Libraries in England. (12)" /> ENGLISH LIBRARIES, ETC. -- WHEATLEY, Henry B. <I>Remarkable Bindings in the British Museum.</I> London, 1889. Numerous illustrations. 4<V>o. Contemporary half morocco. <I>Provenance</I>: Henry H. Gibbs (ownership inscription on front free endpaper); Haward M. Nixon (ownership inscription on front free endpaper). -- BRASSINGTON, W. Salt. <I>Historic Bindings in the Bodleian Library, Oxford.</I> London, 1891. 4<V>o. Original quarter morocco. <I>Provenance</I>: Howard M. Nixon "bought from Martin Breslauer 19 Nov. 1945" (ownership inscription on front free endpaper). -- WEALE, James. <I>Bookbindings and Rubbings of Bindings in the National Art Library South Kensington Museum.</I> London, 1898. 8<V>o. Later cloth. <I>Provenance</I>: Wilfred Merton (bookplate). -- BRITISH MUSEUM. <I>Early stamped Bookbindings in the British Museum.</I> London, 1922. 8<V>o. Original cloth backed boards. - [<I>With:</I>] 6 other volumes on Libraries in England. (12) | Christie's
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    Bibliotheca Bibliographica Breslaueriana The Third Portion:

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    ENGLISH LIBRARIES, ETC. -- WHEATLEY, Henry B. Remarkable Bindings in the British Museum. London, 1889. Numerous illustrations. 4o. Contemporary half morocco. Provenance: Henry H. Gibbs (ownership inscription on front free endpaper); Haward M. Nixon (ownership inscription on front free endpaper). -- BRASSINGTON, W. Salt. Historic Bindings in the Bodleian Library, Oxford. London, 1891. 4o. Original quarter morocco. Provenance: Howard M. Nixon "bought from Martin Breslauer 19 Nov. 1945" (ownership inscription on front free endpaper). -- WEALE, James. Bookbindings and Rubbings of Bindings in the National Art Library South Kensington Museum. London, 1898. 8o. Later cloth. Provenance: Wilfred Merton (bookplate). -- BRITISH MUSEUM. Early stamped Bookbindings in the British Museum. London, 1922. 8o. Original cloth backed boards. - [With:] 6 other volumes on Libraries in England. (12)

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    ENGLISH LIBRARIES, ETC. -- WHEATLEY, Henry B. Remarkable Bindings in the British Museum. London, 1889. Numerous illustrations. 4o. Contemporary half morocco. Provenance: Henry H. Gibbs (ownership inscription on front free endpaper); Haward M. Nixon (ownership inscription on front free endpaper). -- BRASSINGTON, W. Salt. Historic Bindings in the Bodleian Library, Oxford. London, 1891. 4o. Original quarter morocco. Provenance: Howard M. Nixon "bought from Martin Breslauer 19 Nov. 1945" (ownership inscription on front free endpaper). -- WEALE, James. Bookbindings and Rubbings of Bindings in the National Art Library South Kensington Museum. London, 1898. 8o. Later cloth. Provenance: Wilfred Merton (bookplate). -- BRITISH MUSEUM. Early stamped Bookbindings in the British Museum. London, 1922. 8o. Original cloth backed boards. - [With:] 6 other volumes on Libraries in England. (12)


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