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Browse All : Indeterminate original structure none of the sewing or other details survive. The current, Riviere binding, has two raised bands (false, not structural), the pages have been over-cast. Red and gold front bead headbands, four new endpapers, the outer most heavily stained from the acid of the leather doublures facing them.

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Covers, 20th century Riviere and son binding, STC 20477 copy 3.
STC 20477 copy 3
Covers, 20th century Ri...
From the library of Edw...
 
General Description
From the library of Edward Gwynn, rebound, early 20th century by Riviere and son in speckled polished calf. The original dark brown calfskin covers from the 17th century were saved by being used as doublures inside the covers.
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Covers, 20th century Riviere and son binding, STC 20477 copy 3.
Call Number
STC 20477 copy 3
Doublure from original 17th century cover (front cover), STC 20477 copy 3.
STC 20477 copy 3
Doublure from original ...
From the library of Edw...
 
General Description
From the library of Edward Gwynn, rebound, early 20th century by Riviere and son in speckled polished calf. The original dark brown calfskin covers from the 17th century were saved by being used as doublures inside the covers.
Image Caption
Doublure from original 17th century cover (front cover), STC 20477 copy 3.
Call Number
STC 20477 copy 3
Doublure from original 17th century cover (back cover), STC 20477 copy 3.
STC 20477 copy 3
Doublure from original ...
From the library of Edw...
 
General Description
From the library of Edward Gwynn, rebound, early 20th century by Riviere and son in speckled polished calf. The original dark brown calfskin covers from the 17th century were saved by being used as doublures inside the covers.
Image Caption
Doublure from original 17th century cover (back cover), STC 20477 copy 3.
Call Number
STC 20477 copy 3
Detail of tooling showing tooling mistake under D and how the gold was laid down too small not allowing the flower to be completely coveredThe letters are in 24 point and 30 point type, STC 20477 copy 3.
STC 20477 copy 3
Detail of tooling showi...
From the library of Edw...
 
General Description
From the library of Edward Gwynn, rebound, early 20th century by Riviere and son in speckled polished calf. The original dark brown calfskin covers from the 17th century were saved by being used as doublures inside the covers.
Image Caption
Detail of tooling showing tooling mistake under D and how the gold was laid down too small not allowing the flower to be completely coveredThe letters are in 24 point and 30 point type, STC 20477 copy 3.
Call Number
STC 20477 copy 3
Inside back cover, showing the original dark brown calfskin cover used as a doublure, STC 20477 copy 3.
STC 20477 copy 3
Inside back cover, show...
From the library of Edw...
 
General Description
From the library of Edward Gwynn, rebound, early 20th century by Riviere and son in speckled polished calf. The original dark brown calfskin covers from the 17th century were saved by being used as doublures inside the covers.
Image Caption
Inside back cover, showing the original dark brown calfskin cover used as a doublure, STC 20477 copy 3.
Call Number
STC 20477 copy 3
Inside front cover, showing the original dark brown calfskin cover used as a doublure, STC 20477 copy 3.
STC 20477 copy 3
Inside front cover, sho...
From the library of Edw...
 
General Description
From the library of Edward Gwynn, rebound, early 20th century by Riviere and Son in speckled polished calf. The original dark brown calfskin covers from the 17th century were saved by being used as doublures inside the covers.
Image Caption
Inside front cover, showing the original dark brown calfskin cover used as a doublure, STC 20477 copy 3.
Call Number
STC 20477 copy 3
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