Godburn, Mark R., 1954-, Nineteenth-century dust-jackets , 2016
Nineteenth-century dust-jackets / Mark R. Godburn.
- Additional Title(s):
19th century dust-jackets
- England : Private Libraries Association ; New Castle, Delaware : Oak Knoll Press, 2016.
- Physical Description:
- 215 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
- Reference LibraryNC973 .G59 2016 (LC) OversizeAccessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- BEIN Ref. NC973 G59 2016 (LC) Oversize: Dust jacket.
"1,100 copies of which 550 for sale"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Book jackets -- History -- 19th century.Book jackets.
- 1. Origins of publishers' jackets
- 2. Sealed wrappings
- 3. Early flap-style jackets
- 4. Mid-Victorian jackets
- 5. Lewis Carroll's 'paper wrappers'
- 6. Widespread use
- 7. End of an era
- Appendix one. File copies of John Murray and Smith, Elder
- Appendix two. List of jackets to 1870.