The Poetical Works of Lord Byron c.1890 . The siren call of the bookshop and market - finding a beautiful old book .
Libro de horas de Mencía de Mendoza
17thc English silk, metal, linen
silver gilt ornament,about 1670 South Kesington Museum
gorgeous old bible with simply beautiful binding. Raritaet-Antike-Prunk-Bibel-von1822
Book cover and book mark, London, ca 1634. Satin covered board, embroidered with silver, silver-gilt-thread, purl and coil, and coloured silks, and plaited threads.
Longfellow Book Cover by newmexico51, via Flickr
Kovács Ágnes (szerk.) : Bújj, bújj, zöld ág
Antique 19thc French Children Book Rose Josephine Gilt Paper Engr Tours 1854