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.

Modern English Binding Decoration: Jewelled Bindings

Modern English Binding Decoration: Jewelled Bindings
A look at two of the lavish jewelled bindings produced by Sangorski & Sutcliffe--creators of the "Great Omar" that went down with the Titanic--in the early 20th century.
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