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Title: Albert Magnus en zijn tijd; Zestiende- en zeventiende eeuwse Amsterdamse Boekbanden. Tentoonstelling in het Museum Willet Holthuysen van 21 juni-21 september 1961. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Description: Amsterdam, Museum Willet Holthuysen, 1961. Original limp wrappers, decorative front cover. [25]pp. of introduction and catalogue. Monochrome captioned illustrations of fine bindings designed by Albertus Magnus on 5 plates, list of literature consulted. [Catalogus no. 278]. Dutch language catalogue of an exhibition kept at the Amsterdam Museum Willet Holthuysen of an extraordinary collection of fine and exquisite bookbindings produced by Albert Magnus, sixteenth-seventeenth century, including a sholarly historic survey and a catalogue listing over 50 pieces exhibited with extensive expert descriptions. Good copy. (spine ends a bit damaged).

Keywords: albert magnus fine bindings history bookbinding history exhibition catalogue culture heritage craft dutch amsterdam bibliophile

Price: EUR 30.00 = appr. US$ 32.61 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 50911