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Shelfmark C68h18
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Author UMAR KHAIYAM
Title Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1907
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Shelfmark C68h18
Upper cover
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Frame
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference Literature on Katharine Adams includes M Tidcombe, Women Bookbinders, 1880-1920, London, 1996.
Notes Signed in blind.



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Shelfmark c128e12/1
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Author
Title Ancient Carols
Place of Publication Stratford upon Avon
Date of Publication 1906
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Shelfmark c128e12/1
Upper cover
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Green
Cover Material Pigskin, alum tawed
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Circle; Floral; Pointille (comprising dots)
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference Literature on Katharine Adams includes M Tidcombe, Women Bookbinders, 1880-1920, London, 1996.
Notes



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Shelfmark C108f4
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Author THOMAS Berte and BARKER Harley Granville
Title Our Visitor to Work-a-day (A play in five acts.)
Place of Publication typewritten
Date of Publication [1899]
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Shelfmark C108f4
Upper cover
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Red
Cover Material Pigskin, alum tawed
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Centrepiece made of small tools; Panel design; Floral; Leaf
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference Literature on Katharine Adams includes M Tidcombe, Women Bookbinders, 1880-1920, London, 1996.
Notes Signed. With ink ms notes by G. Bernard Shaw.



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Shelfmark Davis239
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Author Dante
Title La divina commedia
Place of Publication Florence
Date of Publication 1907
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Shelfmark Davis239
Upper cover
Country England
Period 20c
Colour White / cream
Cover Material Parchment (may include vellum)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Painted
Style/Type All over design; Floral
Edges Gilt & gauffered
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark Thompson, Ann
Reference M M Foot, The Henry Davis Gift, vol II, London, 1983, n234.
Notes With the phrase A T [Ann Thompson] from K A tooled on spine. One clasp. The turn ins are lettered in gold; GLORIA . IN . EXCELSIS. DEO....


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Shelfmark Davis239
Edge
Country England
Period 20c
Colour
Cover Material Parchment (may include vellum)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Painted
Style/Type All over design; Floral
Edges Gilt & gauffered
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark Thompson, Ann
Reference M M Foot, The Henry Davis Gift, vol II, London, 1983, n234.
Notes With the phrase A T [Ann Thompson] from K A tooled on spine.


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Shelfmark Davis239
Spine
Country England
Period 20c
Colour White / cream
Cover Material Parchment (may include vellum)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Painted
Style/Type All over design; Floral
Edges Gilt & gauffered
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark Thompson, Ann
Reference M M Foot, The Henry Davis Gift, vol II, London, 1983, n234.
Notes With the phrase A T [Ann Thompson] from K A tooled on spine.


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Shelfmark Davis239
Lower pastedown and signature
Country England
Period 20c
Colour White / cream
Cover Material Parchment (may include vellum)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Painted
Style/Type All over design; Floral
Edges Gilt & gauffered
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes


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Shelfmark Davis293
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Author Cervantes
Title Don Quixote Ashendene Press
Place of Publication Chelsea
Date of Publication 1927
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Shelfmark Davis293
Upper cover
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Green
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Grapes; Centre and cornerpiece
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference See M Tidcombe, Women Bookbinders, 1880-1920, London, 1996. Foot, Henry Davis Gift, vol II.
Notes Doublures of gold tooled cream parchment. Signed by Katharine Adams,


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Shelfmark Davis293
Spine (upper; low resolution image)
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Green
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Centre and cornerpiece made of small tools; Grapes
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes Poor quality image


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Shelfmark C108u28
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Author William Shakespeare, 1564-1616.
Title Shakespeare's tragedy of Romeo & Juliet / with preface, glossary &c. by Israel Gollancz. J.M. Dent and Co., London : 1896 Edinburgh : Turnbull & Spears
Place of Publication London & Edinburgh
Date of Publication 1896
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Shelfmark C108u28
Upper cover, low resolution
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Brown; Green
Cover Material Textile
Decorative Technique Embroidered
Style/Type All over design
Edges
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes With a MS. letter tipped in at front from Mrs E.J. Adams to Messrs Bernard Quaritch re. the binding of ribbed green silk embroidered with gilt thread, by Katharine Adams.



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Shelfmark Add MS 45303
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Author
Title WILLIAM MORRIS LITERARY MANUSCRIPTS. Vol. VII (ff. i + 27). The Man who never Laughed Again (C.W., v, pp. 159-204). It is not clear whether Morris's note on the original wrapper (f.... 1857-1870
Place of Publication [London]
Date of Publication [1857-]
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Shelfmark Add MS 45303
Upper cover low resolution
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Brown; Black
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Onlaid
Style/Type Lettered cover, eg initials, titles
Edges
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes Signed on the lower turn in by Webb, Katharine, d 1952, née Adams; bookbinder


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Shelfmark Add MS 45303
Lower cover turn in, sig
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Brown; Black
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Onlaid
Style/Type Lettered cover, eg initials, titles
Edges
Bookbinder Adams, Katharine (1862-1952)
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes Signed on the lower turn in by Webb, Katharine, d 1952, née Adams; bookbinder


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