10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUARTER-BOUND»
Discover the use of quarter-bound
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to quarter-bound
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
HSA Books and Manuscripts Dallas Auction Catalog #682
Quarter-bound with black cloth spine and black paper on boards. Silver titles on
spine and front cover, [and:] Across the Sea of Suns New York: Simon and
Schuster, 1984. Signed Review Copy. Title page is signed "Gregory Benford".
James Gannon, Michael Riley, James L. Halperin (editor), 2008
Book Finds: How to Find, Buy, and Sell Used and Rare Books
Boards are made up in many ways: full cloth (or leather), half-bound, and quarter-
bound. This refers to how much of the front and back boards are of a particular
material. A full binding is just that: the entire cover of the book is made of the
A Bibliographical Companion
For this reason it is dangerous to recommend more than a very few examples
which can serve as adequate models.2 A book is described as "quarter—bound"
when leather is used to cover the spine and another material, such as cloth, is
English from the Roots Up: Help for Reading, Writing, ...
... quarter - one-fourth of anything; one-fourth of the school year quarter horse -
strong, fast horse trained to race a quarter of a mile quarto - paper folded twice to
produce four sheets / eight pages quarter-bound - book with leather on the spine,
Joegil K. Lundquist, Jeanne L. Lundquist, 2003
Bent's Literary Advertiser and Register of Engravings, Works ...
I 5 0 Ou-ri.ixttCnitn'r................016 \\'. H. ALI-EN and Co., 1, Leadenhall Street.
lIAMPlIIl'8 ITALIAN IILASSIOS. For the use of Schools. I. £ s. d. ALFIERI
TRAGEDIE, l8mo, cloth lettered . . . . . 0 6 0 The plays separate, as under, quarter-
The Monthly Literary Advertiser
RAMPINI'S ITALIAN CLASSICS. FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS. I. METASTATIO
OPERE SCELTE, IBmo, cloth lettered, ch price (in—The Plays separate, as under
, quarter bound, price I: Gd ea . ARTASIIRSE-——TEMISTOCLE--LA CLEMENZA
Custer, the Seventh Cavalry, and the Little Big Horn: A ...
(listed), biblio., index, quarter—bound in brown leather with marbled boards and
leather corner tips, 288 p. with all edges gilt. The leather spine has imprinted “
LBHA San Antonio 1981." Signed in back by Cisneros, Carroll, and Frost. N.d.
DOCUMENTS OF THE ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, ...
39 quarter bound hogsheads, at 28s. * 21 iron bound hogsheads, at 32s. 100
rum barrels, at lis. Deponent believes these are prices he has usually paid him
for the same kind of work; deponent bought about two mouths before the last
Documents of the Assembly of the State of New York
39 quarter bound hogsheads, at • • 28s. 21 iron bound hogsheads, at 32s. 100
rum barrels, at Us. Deponent believes these are prices he has usually paid him
for the same kind of work; deponent bought about two months before the last ...
New York (State). Legislature. Assembly, 1835
In a quarter-bound book one material is used on the back and another on the
sides. By combining materials in these manners pleasing relationships of texture,
color, and pattern can be achieved. For a full binding, the material to be used on
9 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUARTER-BOUND»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term quarter-bound
is used in the context of the following news items.
New Folio Society Edition of Philip K. Dick's The Man in the High …
Three-quarter-bound in cloth with a Modigliani paper side, printed and blocked with a design by Shotopop; slipcase blocked with a design by Shotopop. «Fine Books & Collections Magazine, May 15»
Illustrating a Heart of Darkness
Heart of Darkness is published by the Folio Society and priced at £29.95. The binding is three quarter-bound in cloth with a Modigliani paper side, and the spine ... «Creative Review, Oct 14»
Dame Vivienne Westwood's autobiography tracks glamour and glory …
Vivienne Westwood is published by Picador as a quarter-bound hardback, with colour illustrations throughout, out today for RRP £25. Cover photograph: Jergen ... «Daily Mail, Oct 14»
Nick Drake biography and 10" of unreleased material to mark the …
It's quarter-bound in cloth and comes in an acetate printed cover so it looks pretty damn fancy. In addition, it comes in a cloth covered box with three separate ... «The 405, Aug 14»
Make Book: GF Smith's new bespoke book-printing service
Wallpaper's version has a two-tone, quarter-bound cover with embossed print in two colours. It opens perfectly flat, so you can design a panorama to run across ... «wallpaper.com, May 14»
The Letterpress Shakespeare
On the outside, each book is quarter-bound in leather with individually hand-marbled paper sides – complete with gilded top edges and a ribbon marker. «Creative Review, Apr 14»
ARCHIVE: This event has now finished The History of Arts of the …
... for sale, as a special limited edition with Phoenician purple and gold foil cover and quarter-bound in black arlin, evoking the Victorian forbidden book. «On The Wight, Jan 14»
'The Sound and the Fury' as William Faulkner imagined, in color
It's a fine press edition, quarter-bound in leather, with a slipcase and an additional volume of commentary. It also includes a color-coded bookmark that reveals ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 12»
The Temple of Flora, Robert Thornton's botanical publishing folly …
Quarter-bound in Nigerian goatskin and housed in a sturdy buckram-bound box, which also contains a scholarly but hugely entertaining volume of commentary ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Aug 08»