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American bookbindings in the library of Henry William Poor /
described by Henri Pène du Bois ; illustrated in gold-leaf and colors by Edward Bierstadt.

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Main Author: Pène du Bois, Henri, 1858-1906.
Related Names: Bierstadt, Edward 1824-1907.
Language(s): English
Published: Jamaica, Queensborough, N.Y. : Printed at the Marion Press ; 1903.
Subjects: Poor, Henry W. > Poor, Henry W. / (Henry William), > Poor, Henry W. / (Henry William), / 1844-1915 > Poor, Henry W. / (Henry William), / 1844-1915 / Library.
Club Bindery.
Bookbinding > Bookbinding / Facsimiles.
Bookbinding > Bookbinding / United States.
Fine bindings > Fine bindings / United States > Fine bindings / United States / History.
Note: "Of this edition ... there have been printed three copies on vellum, numbered from 1 to 3; thirty-five copies on imperial Japan paper, numbered from 4 to 38; two hundred copies on Holland hand-made paper, numbered from 39 to 238."--P. [1] (1st count).
Physical Description: [16], 77 p., [39] leaves of plates : col. ill., facsims ; 24 cm.
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