Category: Paper Making


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On the Origin of Paper

By: Andre Blum (1881-1963)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, R. R. Bowker: 1934

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: BO618-003

LIMITED EDITION of 1,000 copies of a work translated from the French by Harry Miller Lydenberg. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches. 79 pp. Frontispiece illustration of "The Paper Maker" by Jost Amman, notes, index; text clean, unmarked. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight, spine end and corners lightly frayed, edges toned. Good. Blum's research on early paper-making in the Occident shed new light on the history of printing and engraving and thus was... View more info

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Beater Time Tests.

By: Donna Thomas; Peter Thomas.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, CA:, The Good Book Press,: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: UK272-1

LIMITED EDITION of 48 copies, this is number 7, SIGNED AND DATED by Peter and Donna Thomas on the colophon. 12mo. 5 7/8 x 4 5/8 inches. Unpaginated. [10] leaves printed letterpress on green handmade paper, plus [18] leaves of handmade paper of various colors. Printed in black and blue, with 4 linoleum cuts by Donna Thomas; text clean, un-marked. Quarter green morocco, morocco corners, multi-colored hand-make paper over boards, spine titled-in gilt; binding square and t... View more info

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8 Sheets of Laid Paper with Watermark Designs by Swiss Artist Hans Erni.

By: Hans Erni (1909-2015).

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Basel:, Basler Papiermuhle,: 1983

Seller ID: IY417-005

8 ff. of square laid paper. 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches. 8 leaves of laid paper with 6 watermark designs, each watermark includes the artist's signature and 2 of the designs are dated 1983 and 1984 respectively; clean, unmarked. Each leaf of paper is preserved in a bifold of black paper. Fine. Each of the 8 sheets have deckle edges and 6 different watermark designs, each signed in the mold by Hans Erni, "Erni." I have tentatively given names to the water marks. They are 1... View more info

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The Weygand Tightwad Beater: Its Design & Construction.

By: James Lamar Weygand (1919-2003).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Nappanee, IN:, Private Press of the Indiana Kid,: 1970

Seller ID: GO617-044

LIMITED EDITION of 200 copies. 8vo. 6 1/2 x 5 inches. [ii], (35) pp. Headpieces, figures throughout, specimen paper tipped-in, foldout; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-titled leather spine, red paper boards, deckle edges; binding square and tight, leather scuffed, leather split on both sides of spine 2 inches at head of spine, tacked down with ph-neutral adhesive. SCARCE. Very Good. Printed on an 8 x 12 press by James Lamar Weygand at the Private Press of the Indiana ... View more info

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Price List and Correspondence.

By: Mastercraft Papers, Ltd.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Corking, Surrey:, Mastercraft Papers, Ltd.,: 1979

Seller ID: CH814-363

3 price lists from Mastercraft Papers Ltd., dated 1st December 1979, 1st September 1980, and 1st November 1982, with pencil notations, single sheets printed on both sides, except the 1979 list is printed on 1 side with 2 sheets stapled together. Typed letter SIGNED from Marnix Zetteler to G. Wakeman of the Plough Press. In addition, this lot contains a manuscript note, signed from Marie-Helene Olive dated May 30, 1997 on Christie's Auction House, London, note-pad paper... View more info