L'Office de la Semaine Sainte, a l'usage de la Maison du Roy, Conform: ement aux Breviaires & Messels Romain & Parisien, Nouvelle edition. France, 18c, The British Library - Database of Bookbindings
Binding by Riviere & Son (English; ca. 1840–1939): Percy Bysshe Shelley, The Sensitive Plant [and Early Poems]
"Sangorski & Sutcliffe was one of England’s foremost luxury binding firms during the early decades of the twentieth century. Founded in London in 1901 by the Polish émigré Francis Longinus Sangorski and George Sutcliffe, the firm began in 1905 to specialize in magnificent custom-made jeweled leather bindings. Some of their most lavish efforts were reserved for unique literary manuscripts such as this one, written in neo-Gothic calligraphy with beautiful Pre-Raphaelite illuminations."
Another victorian book cover, from the book "from the book "The Birth-Day Souvenir."
Binding designed by John Sliegh for The Poets of the Nineteenth Century (1857) - pattern
Album fur Deutschlands Tochter. Lieder und Romanzen. Publication date: 1880 Published by: Amelang`s Derlang; Leipzig. Edition: , Presumed first. Undated. Circa 1880.
Black goatskin with a cottage roof. Author: Crashaw, Richard, 1613?-1649 Title: Steps to the temple. Published: London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley,1648. llarge.jpg (1389×2242)
Fonds d'Argenson, création du collège des notaires et secrétaires du Roi, XVIe siècle
French Rose and Apple (1561-1562). Watercolour, gold and silver paint, and ink on parchment by Joris Hoefnagel (Flemish / Hungarian, 1542 - 1600) and Georg Bocskay (Hungarian, died 1575). Image and...