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Shelfmark F4 5105
Held by BL
Author Gobineau, Arthur, comte de
Title Die Renaissance. Savonarola, Cesare Borgia, Julius II, Leo X, Michangelo. Historische Szenen.
Place of Publication Leipzig
Date of Publication 1912
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Shelfmark F4 5105
both covers and spine
Country Germany
Period 20c
Colour Beige
Cover Material Paper, printed
Decorative Technique Blocked in green
Style/Type Publishers binding; Arts & Crafts
Edges Green top edge
Bookbinder
Ownership mark
Reference Haslam, Malcolm. Arts and Crafts Book Covers. Shepton Beauchamp, Richard Dennis, 2012, no. 83.
Notes The design is by Walter Tiemann. Leipzig, Insel-Verlag, 1912. Leipzig: Friedrich Richter. 389p. 20 plates. With two pages of publishers’ titles bound at the end. 146x220x30mm. Green ink top edge. White endpapers and pastedowns. Beige paper over boards. Both covers are blocked/ printed in green with the same design, of a curling, interlocking stems and ‘buds’ pattern, which forms the border of each cover. On the lower cover, centre, the device of Insel-Verlag is printed on the centre. On the upper cover, the words:/ Gobineau/ Die Renaissance/ Im/ Insel-Verlag/ Leipzig/” are printed inside the borders, at the head and at the tail. Signed: “WT” and “1912” in green at the bottom of each cover. The spine has the same pattern as for the covers, printed in green from head to the tail. Near the head, within a break in the pattern, the words: “/ Gobineau/ Die/ Renaissance/” are printed. Text copyright Edmund M B King.


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Shelfmark F4 5105
Tiemann initials close up
Country Germany
Period 20c
Colour Beige
Cover Material Paper, printed
Decorative Technique Blocked in green
Style/Type Publishers binding; Arts & Crafts
Edges Green top edge
Bookbinder
Ownership mark
Reference Haslam, Malcolm. Arts and Crafts Book Covers. Shepton Beauchamp, Richard Dennis, 2012, no. 83.
Notes The design is by Walter Tiemann. Leipzig, Insel-Verlag, 1912. Leipzig: Friedrich Richter. 389p. 20 plates. With two pages of publishers’ titles bound at the end. 146x220x30mm. Green ink top edge. White endpapers and pastedowns. Beige paper over boards. Both covers are printed in green with the same design, of a curling, interlocking stems and ‘buds’ pattern, which forms the border of each cover. On the lower cover, centre, the device of Insel-Verlag is printed on the centre. On the upper cover, the words:/ Gobineau/ Die Renaissance/ Im/ Insel-Verlag/ Leipzig/” are printed inside the borders, at the head and at the tail. Signed: “WT” and “1912” in green at the bottom of each cover. The spine has the same pattern as for the covers, printed in green from head to the tail. Near the head, within a break in the pattern, the words: “/ Gobineau/ Die/ Renaissance/” are printed. Text copyright Edmund M B King.


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Shelfmark X329 8402
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Author Darwin, Charles
Title The various contrivances by which orchids are fertilised John Murray
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1904
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Shelfmark X329 8402
Upper cover and spine
Country England
Period 20c
Colour Green
Cover Material Cloth, binders
Decorative Technique Blocked in green
Style/Type Publishers binding; Lettered cover, eg initials, titles; Panel design
Edges Plain
Bookbinder
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