Short lessons in Bookbinding (1658)
By D. Bray
Dimensions: Height 2.1 cm Width 1.7 cm
In the 17th century, Dirck de Bray wrote his short lessons in bookbinding. This book is an 17th century illustrated guide for binding leather and parchment books. He describes the art of bookbinding and illustrated the text with drawings of the various stages of the binding process. The hand sewn book block of this book has twelve sections. The color of the leather cover is varies.