Varieties of Spanish marbling : a handbook of practical instruction with twelve original marbled samples / by Iris Nevins.
- [Newtown, Pa.] : Bird & Bull Press ; [Sussex, N.J.] : I. Nevins, 1991.
79,  p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
- Marbling (Bookbinding).
Small press books.
- Introduction by author dated Jan. 26, 1990.
"250 copies of this book have been printed at the Bird & Bull Press in November 1990. The text was composed in Cochin types by M&H Type and printed on Johannot mould-made paper. This book was bound by Campbell-Logan Bindery. The Spanish decorations are Viñetas from the type specimen book of the Imprenta Real, Madrid 1799. This is copy ..."--Colophon.
"Quarter-bound in Japanese cloth and Spanish marbled sides with a leather spine label. Two hundred-fifty copies are for sale ..."--Publisher's prospectus.
Printed in red and black.
Specimens are mounted plates on unnumbered p., which are included in the pagination.
- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Penn Libraries copy is no. 75.
- Penn Chronology:
- Bird & Bull Press.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
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