Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||125|
Douglas Cockerell (Author), Noel Rooke (Illustrator), Jane Greenfield (Introduction) & out of 5 stars 8 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback Cited by: Douglas Cockerell (Author), Noel Rooke (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 14 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $ 19 Used from $ 5 New from $/5(19). An illustrated guide to some of the flowering freshwater plants in Great Britain. Bookbinding, and the Care of Books: A Text-Book for Bookbinders and Librarians. by Douglas Cockerell, with drawings by Noel rooke and other illustrations. Format Book Published London, [etc.] Sir I. Pitman & Sons, Ltd, Edition 4th ed Language English Series Artistic Crafts Series of Technical Handbooks.
Buy Bookbinding: The Care of Books by Rooke, Noel, Cockerell, Douglas online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible : Douglas Cockerell. The Noel Diary (The Noel Collection, #1), The Noel Stranger (The Noel Collection, #2), Noel Street, and The Noel Letters. Scarce and decorative antiquarian books and first editions on all subjects Welcome to Rooke Books antiquarian bookseller. We specialise in rare and hard to come by works on all subjects over the last years, together with modern first editions and decorative sets and bindings. Our library has something for every interest and specialism. I have written about several wood engravers over the last year or so. I have lost count about the times I have seen the name Noel Rooke () mentioned; in relation to motivation, inspiration and instruction. Yet, I was unable to find much in the way of autobiographical information either in the library or on.
Books were generally sewn round five cords, the ends of all of these laced into the boards, and the leather attached directly to the back. At the end of the eighteenth century it became customary to pare down leather until it was as thin as paper, and soon afterwards the use of hollow backs and false bands became general, and these two things Author: Douglas Cockerell. Bookbinding, and the care of books: a handbook for amateurs, bookbinders & librarians / by Douglas Cockerell ; with drawings by Noel Rooke and other illustrations. Cockerell, Douglas. KC63 Noel Rooke (illustrator). First Edition. pp. Tan printed boards, red spine. Boards nearly detached, boards and spine worn, former owner's bookplate on front pastedown (corner chipped), text is age-toned, but clean and unmarked. She was one of the earliest of the artist-engravers, trained by Noel Rooke, and she exhibited with the Society of Wood Engravers in their second exhibition in Printed in this book are 20 truly charming small engravings from the Sixe Idillia, and Keats’ Odes (), printed from the blocks in a compact format, one to a page where.