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Lot 0067
Heading: (Ashling Press)
Author: Lalande, Joseph [Jerome Le Francais] de
Title: The Art of Papermaking
Place Published: Mountcashel Castle, Ireland
Publisher:Ashling Press
Date Published: 1976

Translated by Richard MacIntyre Atkinson. Illustrated with 14 plates reproducing engravings, on blue paper. (Folio) 36x26 cm. (14¼x10"), full pebbled blue morocco, stamped in gilt. No. 132 of 405 copies, this being one of 50 deluxe copies thus bound. First Edition in English.

Signed by the printer Paul A Kavanagh, and paper-maker Ian V. O'Casey in colophon. When first published in France in 1761, this was the first true technical manual on papermaking.



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Ashling Press Art of Papermaking Lalande Deluxe

Estimate $400 - $600Nov 3, 2016
San Francisco, CA, USA