Videos

Hosted by long-time ABAA/ILAB member Phillip J. Pirages, the video segments below highlight important inventory and examine the various pleasures of book collecting, with an emphasis on understanding and appreciating historic and decorative bindings.

Fore-Edge Paintings

Fore-Edge Paintings
Books with a hidden surprise beneath their gilt edges: a painting done on the fanned-out fore edge of the text block.
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