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Shelfmark c155f8
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Author Abelardus, Petrus
Title Lettres et epitres amoureuses d'Heloise et d'Abeilard.
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication 1839
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Shelfmark c155f8
Upper cover
Country France
Period 19c
Colour Purple
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Rocaille, curved shapes comprising frame, usually French
Edges
Bookbinder Boutigny Pierre Georges of Paris (b.1806)
Ownership mark
Reference Paul Culot, Reliures et reliures decorees en France a l'epoque romantique, Bruxelles, 1999. (Bibliotheca Wittockiana, Relieurs et reliures, 1995, p. 474, n. 175, 178-190, 192-197, 199; J. Fléty, Dictionnaire, p. 31-32; C. Ramsden, French bookbinders, p. 40; S. Malavielle, Reliures et cartonnages, p. 240 (11 panel stamps reproduced )
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. See Julien Flety, Dictionnaire des reliures francais ayant exerce de 1800 a nos jours, 1988. Macchi states;Nnoted in 1828 at rue de la Montagne -Sainte-Geneviève 52, then in 1834 at rue St. Jacques 122 and finally at Grès 1 in 1847. The leading exponent of the rocaille school of binding; much of his work was done anonymously for publishers. His panel stamps could be used on fabric or on leather.



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Shelfmark c153b4
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Author Bernaert, Mathieu Benoît Félix
Title Notice sur la baleine échouée près d'Ostende, le 5 Novembre 1827
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication 1829
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Shelfmark c153b4
Upper cover
Country France
Period 19c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Centre and cornerpiece
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Bookbinder Devillers
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Reference
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. In a contemporary gold-blocked red morocco binding signed by Devillers. See Julien Flety, Dictionnaire des reliures francais ayant exerce de 1800 a nos jours, 1988. Macchi states; He figures in the 1836-1848 Almanachs at Augustin 55, but may have started as early as 1825 (C. Ramsden, French Bookbinders, p. 19).



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Shelfmark c151h10
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Author Rogers, Samuel
Title Poems.
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1834
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Shelfmark c151h10
Upper cover
Country England
Period 19c
Colour Maroon
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Panel design; Urn
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Bookbinder Orger & Meryon
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. In a contemporary gold-tooled maroon morocco binding signed by Orger & Meryon.



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Shelfmark c150b8
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Author Boswell, Peter
Title The Poultry-Yard: a practical view of the best method of selecting, rearing, and breeding the various species of domestic fowl.
Place of Publication Glasgow
Date of Publication 1840
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Shelfmark c150b8
Upper cover
Country Scotland
Period 19c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Armorial; Pictorial
Edges
Bookbinder Clyde
Ownership mark Stanhope, Charles, Earl of Harrington (1753-1829)
Reference To research armorials see British Armorial Bindings Database sponsored jointly by the Bibliographical Society and the University of Toronto http://armorial.library.utoronto.ca
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Binding signed by Clyde. Crest of Charles Stanhope, Earl of Harrington, on covers.



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Shelfmark c150k6
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Author Bossuet, Louis Auguste Napoléon
Title Livre de première communion, contenant tous les actes relatifs a la confession ...
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication [c1840]
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Shelfmark c150k6
Upper cover
Country France
Period 19c
Colour Green
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Rocaille, curved shapes comprising frame, usually French; Floral
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Bookbinder Rivage of Paris
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Reference See Julien Flety, Dictionnaire des reliures francais ayant exerce de 1800 a nos jours, 1988.Paul Culot, Reliures et reliures decorees en France a l'epoque romantique, Bruxelles, 1995
Notes 1 pair of clasp. Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Signed by Rivage. Macchi states; second quarter century, Paris, bound by Rivage. He is first noticed in 1838 at St. Jacques 104 and then at Sorbonne 4 in 1842-1843. Rivage's bindings are to be found on Curmer's Saints Evangiles printed in 1836. The rocaille binding in the C. Ramsden's collection may by slightly later in date. Two examples are kept in the Bibliotheca Wittockiana, Bruxelles. See Bibliotheca Wittockiana, Relieurs et reliures, 1995, p. 545; J. Fléty, Dictionnaire, p. 153; C. Ramsden, French Bookbinders, p. 176.



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Shelfmark c150m2
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Author Dresden, Stadt-Polizei-Collegium
Title Wanderbuch ... nach Vorschrift des Konigl. Sachsischen allerhochsten Mandats vom 7. Dec. 1810, etc.
Place of Publication Dresden
Date of Publication [c.1820]
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Shelfmark c150m2
Upper cover
Country Germany
Period 19c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Centre and cornerpiece
Edges
Bookbinder
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Bound 1800-1850. Romantic panel stamp.



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Shelfmark c150f1
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Author Cormon, J. L. Barthelemi, and Manni, Vincenzo
Title Diccionario italiano-espanol y espanol-italiano ..
Place of Publication Madrid
Date of Publication 1833
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Shelfmark c150f1
Upper cover
Country Spain
Period 19c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Panel design
Edges
Bookbinder Alegria
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Reference
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Signed by Alegria. Works on Spanish bookbindings include: Hispanic Society of America, An Album of Selected Bookbindings, New York, 1967 [by C L Penney]; M Lopez Serrano, Biblioteca de Palacio Encuadernaciones, Madrid, 1950; H Thomas, Early Spanish Bookbindings, London, 1939.



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Shelfmark c152g4
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Author Cottin, Sophie
Title Elisabeth ou les Exiles de Siberie.
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication [c.1840]
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Shelfmark c152g4
Upper cover
Country France
Period 19c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Pictorial; Pot of flowers motif
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Bookbinder Adam
Ownership mark
Reference See Julien Flety, Dictionnaire des reliures francais ayant exerce de 1800 a nos jours, 1988.
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Macchi states; second quarter century, Paris, bound by Adam. A binder of this name worked in 1827 at rue Bleue 27, when he received an honourable mention at the Paris Exhibition for his "mobile" bindings (C. Ramsden, French bookbinders, p. 19).



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Shelfmark c150k11
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Author Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Title El Ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication 1827
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Shelfmark c150k11
Upper cover
Country France
Period 19c
Colour Black
Cover Material Calf
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Pictorial
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Bookbinder Simier of Paris
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Reference See Julien Flety, Dictionnaire des reliures francais ayant exerce de 1800 a nos jours, 1988. Paul Culot, Reliures et reliures decorees en France a l'epoque romantique, Bruxelles, 1995.H. Béraldi however (Les reliures, I, p. 35).C. Ramsden, French bookbinders, p. 190); Bibliotheca Wittockiana, Relieurs et reliures, 1995, p. 129, n. 56. http://bibliophilie.blogspot.co.uk/2010/05/un-peu-plus-loin-autour-de-la-vente-de.html
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. Signed by Simier.



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Shelfmark c152b10
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Author Hofland, Thomas Christopher
Title The British angler's manual, or, the art of angling in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1839
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Shelfmark c152b10
Upper cover
Country England
Period 19c
Colour Green
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Blocked in gold
Style/Type Pictorial
Edges
Bookbinder Wright, J
Ownership mark
Reference C. Ramsden, London Bookbinders, p. 154.
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. In a contemporary gold-blocked green morocco binding signed by J. Wright.



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