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old books late early century publisher’s pictorial cloth bindings

Old Books & Things..

old books late 19th early 20th century publisher’s pictorial cloth bindings

Reading old books

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Chi accumula libri accumula desideri; e chi ha molti desideri è molto giovane, anche a ottant’anni. (Ugo Ojetti)

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This leather siddur — prayer book — is bound in steel-black cowhide with buffalo applique overlays on the spine. The deep carved effect was created with precision underplayed cuts in 4 levels of cover boards.

Luxury Book Covers, Leather Book Covers

Our custom leather book covers give you the feel of old Europe. Find high quality, handmade book covers for your leather Judaica collection.

Large Leather Journal with Lock, The Brown Book

Large Leather Journal with Lock, The Brown Book

This is a book made of leather that has beautiful brown-red to black shades of color and was antiqued by me to have the appearance of old leather. I designed this book to resemble as much as possible a medieval tome. I specifically chose this type of metal charms that resemble those found in ancient books. The closing system and the metal brads from the corners are made of antiqued brass. The raised bands on the spine of the book were obtained with strips of leather underneath the one that…

Beautiful antique books & old reading glasses! / Belli i Libri antichi e…


maya47000: “ Je demande à ce que mes livres soient critiqués avec la dernière rigueur, par des gens qui s’y connaissent, et qui sachant la grammaire et la logique, chercheront sous le pas de mes...

Beautiful old books, photographed so well outdoors among the ivy.

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Golden clasps by Andreas Suyk, Amsterdam on Book of Psalms - 1778

Golden clasps by Andreas Suyk, Amsterdam (1740/1807) on Book of Psalms - 1778

Small Rose Leather Journal by gildbookbinders on DeviantArt Leather Notebook, Leather Books, Diy Leather Journal, Leather Book Binding, Journal En Cuir, Cool Journals, Handmade Books, Handmade Notebook, Small Rose

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thepreppyfox: “ myfairylily: “Vintage 1910 Shakespeare pocket books ” It’s not that I lust after these…Much…ok I do ” Ditto….

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Some very old leather bound Shakespeare ....I just got a little bit aroused... #readbooks #ilovebooks #shakespearebooks

There is just something about old books - they take me back in time to make a connection to the people who must have held it in their hands to read.


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old books are great for decoration

The perfect journal to start a story in. Materials: Recycled leather, handmade paper Color options: Natural Brown Paper is tree-free and environmentally friendly Journal size is 5 inches wide x 7 inches long x 1 inch deep 85 pages of handmade cotton paper Journal En Cuir, Recycled Leather, Handmade Leather, Custom Leather, Mini Albums, Journal Quotes, Journal Diary, Journal Notebook, Leather Gifts

Leather journal, Handmade Leather Journals, William Faulkner Quote Journal

Our best-seller is hard to keep this in stock. Embossed with a quote, "if a story is in you, it has to come out," by William Faulkner, this is a keepsake you'll look back on for years. Journal Specifications: Size: 5" wide x 7" long x 1" deep - Unlined Option ONLY Paper: 100% tree-free handmade paper 125 gsm weighted paper 100 sheets, off-white color with subtle specks of cotton fiber Unlined Non-refillable Color: Brown and Blonde(Tan) Please note, we use natural vegetable dies so the…