LUNA: Folger Bindings Image Collection
Spine, STC 12158.8.
21st century long-stitch limp vellum binding with 16th century original recycled vellum manuscript.
Mowery, John Franklin, 1953-
Country / Style:
Grafton, Richard, d. 1572?
[Litle treatise, conteyning many proper tables and rules] A briefe treatise contayning manie proper tables and easie rules: very necessarie and needefull, for the vse and commoditie of all people, collected out [of] certaine learned mens workes. Perused, corrected, and augmented by W.W. The contents whereof, the leafe that followeth doth expresse. Newely set forth and allowed according to the Queenes maiesties iniunctions. 1568.
Created / Published:
At London : printed by I. C[harlewood]. for Robert Walley, .
150 x 105 x 11 mm
Long-stitch through five stations and a vellum covered spine stiffener.
New handmade four leaf section.
Full front cover flap with two tongues that slot under the spine stiffener.
The only decoration is green linen wrapped around the long-stitches.
The original recycled manuscript covers are housed in a folder in the clam shell box.
Binding Terms (RBMS):
Vellum bindings -- United States -- 21st century.