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The enemies of books /
by William Blades.

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Main Author: Blades, William, 1824-1890.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Trübner & Co., 1880.
Edition: 2d ed.
Subjects: Book-worms.
Books > Books / Conservation and restoration.
Woodburytypes > Woodburytypes / England > Woodburytypes / England / London > Woodburytypes / England / London / 1880.
Photographs > Photographs / England > Photographs / England / London > Photographs / England / London / 1880.
Note: Plate V is a mounted Woodburytype with letterpress caption: "Two leaves of a 'Caxton' destroyed by bookworms".
"The plates are intended to show some of the various ways [i.e. processes] in which books can be illustrated"--P. [xi].
"The nucleus of the ... essay appeared in the August, September and October numbers of 'The Printers' register' for 1879."--Pref.
Physical Description: xiii, [3], 114, [2] p., 7 leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., facsims., port. ; 21 cm.
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