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Scottish Wheel and Herring-bone bindings in the Bodleian Library

M. J. Sommerlad

Scottish Wheel and Herring-bone bindings in the Bodleian Library

an illustrated handlist

by M. J. Sommerlad

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Published by Oxford Bibliographical Society in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bodleian Library -- Catalogs.,
  • Bookbinding -- Scotland,
  • Bookbinding -- England -- Oxford -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M.J. Sommerlad.
    SeriesOxford Bibliographical Society. Occasional publication -- no. 1, Occasional publication (Oxford Bibliographical Society) -- no. 1
    ContributionsBodleian Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], 10 p., 4 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17545304M

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Scottish Wheel and Herring-bone bindings in the Bodleian Library by M. J. Sommerlad Download PDF EPUB FB2

Below are displayed a representative sample of bindings from the 18th century, together with a number of decorative endpapers from these books. During the 17th and 18th centuries, Scottish binders developed their own national styles, largely centred around two distinctive designs: the wheel and the herringbone.

Scottish "Wheel" and "Herringbone" bindings in the Bodleian Library: an illustrated handlist. Two volumes. FINE CONTEMPORARY BLACK MOROCCO, ELABORATELY GILT, IN A SCOTTISH HERRINGBONE DESIGN, covers with central panel featuring a herringbone of turnip tools, with buds at either end and a daisy in the center, this enclosed by a frame featuring oblique fleuron cornerpieces and.

Such bindings are often found on books which are themselves of considerablc artistic merit. This binding covers John Sturt's wholly engraved Book of Common Prayer, London, Ref.

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11 June Page 5 of M. Sommerlad, Scottish 'wheel' and 'herring-bone' bindings in the Bodleian Library, Oxford Biblio Soc Occasional Publication no. 1, Oxford, Fine bindings from Oxford libraries, catalogue of an exhibition. Bodleian Library, Oxford, Scottish Wheel Bindings.

The wheel pattern was the second distinctively Scottish type of binding. It appears to be a descendent of the fan pattern common throughout Europe in the seventeenth century.

CATHCART, William Shaw Disputatio juridica Edinburgh: A fine example of a wheel binding. The National Library of Scotland's holdings range from the oldest known Scottish binding, on the Haye Manuscript (), which dates from aroundto the work of present-day Scottish binders.

Particularly well-represented are the distinctively Scottish late 17th and 18th-century 'herring-bone' and 'wheel. The Bodleian Library (/ ˈ b ɒ d l i ən, b ɒ d ˈ l iː ən /) is the main research library of the University of Oxford, and is one of the oldest libraries in over 12 million items, it is the second-largest library in Britain after the British the Legal Deposit Libraries Act it is one of six legal deposit libraries for works published in the United Kingdom Director: Richard Ovenden.

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