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Shelfmark c154a20
Held By BL
Country France
Period 19c
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style Frame
Edges
BookBinder Purgold, L. G. of Paris
Owner
Author Hennet, Albert Joseph Ulpien
Title Poetique anglaise
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication 1806
References
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Macchi states; L. G. Purgold (?1784-1829). Established by1810; included in 1816 Almanac at Dauphine 35; received a Medal of Honour in 1818; moved to Cassette 18 in 1821 and c1826 to rue du Roule 15. He was apparently associated with Hering, from about 1820 till 1825. His wife, Anne Thérèse Langlois, married Purgold's finisher Antoine Bauzonnet.
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