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  2017        Culpeper's Complete Herbal    Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861.   'Sacred Binding' using the original boards, handpainted calfskin vellum and handpainted linen joints.  272x205x39mm  Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.  Private collection.

2017

 

Culpeper's Complete Herbal

Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861. 

'Sacred Binding' using the original boards, handpainted calfskin vellum and handpainted linen joints.

272x205x39mm

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

  2017        Culpeper's Complete Herbal   (lying)  Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861.  272x205x39mm

2017

 

Culpeper's Complete Herbal (lying)

Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861.

272x205x39mm

  2017        Albion and Albanius: An Opera    Mr. (John) Dryden, London 1691.   A variation on Carmencho Arregui's crossed structure binding, with tabbed corners.  Handmade paper, unbleached and unwaxed linen thread, mottled calfskin vellum.  226x170x9mm  Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

2017

 

Albion and Albanius: An Opera

Mr. (John) Dryden, London 1691. 

A variation on Carmencho Arregui's crossed structure binding, with tabbed corners.  Handmade paper, unbleached and unwaxed linen thread, mottled calfskin vellum.

226x170x9mm

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

2016

2016

 

The Modern Cabinet of Arts

T.C. Thornton, London 1841. 

Original boards; hand-gilded aero-cotton and original turn-ins.

130x82x25mm

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2013

2013

Sacred Dramas

Hannah Moore, c.1818. 

Original boards; hand-coloured cotton joints; hand-decorated, hand-made paper spine and hand-coloured Kozo-shi tissue repairs.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2013

2013

Ovid's Metamorphoses.

1807. 

Slotted spine binding. Original boards; linen thread and mottled vellum. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2011

2011

Q. Haratii Flacci Carmina Expurgata. 

Josepho Juvencio, 1784. 

Conserved binding 'Kintsugi' style. Hand-dyed alum tawed thongs, hand gilded hand-made paper. 

Photography by John Hammond.

2010

2010

Hudibras 

Samuel Butler, (London 1817) 

Adapted 'simplified binding'. Hand decorated, hand-made paper spine and hand-coloured, hand-made paper over archival millboard boards. 

Photography by John Hammond.

Private collection.

2008

2008

The Farmer's Boy: A Rural Poem.

Robert Bloomfield (London 1820). 

'Clip-on cover binding II'. Hand decorated hand-made paper cover that clips onto the endpapers, to which the book is sewn.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2007

2007

Cecilia or memoirs of an Heiress - vol. 2. 

'By the author of Evelina' (Frances Burney), London 1782. 

Limp paper 'Disappearing spine binding'. 'Dutch gilt' paper and hand-coloured threads. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2006

2006

The Thistle: A Dispassionate Examen of the Prejudice of Englishmen
in General to the Scotch Nation.

1747. 

'Clip-on-cover binding'. Hand-decorated hand-made paper cover that clips onto the endpapers, to which the book is sewn.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

2006

2006

Secret Love or the Maiden Queen. 

John Dryden, 1669. 

'Clip-on-cover binding'. Mottled vellum cover that clips onto the endpapers, to which the book is sewn, hand-made paper and leather thongs. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2005

2005

The Poetical Works of the Rt. Hon. George Canning MP.

George Canning, c. 1820. 

Vellum 'Wrap-around binding'. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2005

2005

The English Pope

London, 1643. 

'Clip-on-cover binding'. Hand-decorated hand-made paper cover that clips onto the endpapers,
to which the book is sewn.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

2004

The Works of Edmund Waller.

1758. 

Limp paper wrapper binding. Mouldmade paper and hand-coloured thread. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

2004

Much Ado About Nothing.

William Shakespeare, 1735.

Limp paper 'Wrap-around binding'. Hand-made paper. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

2004

Cecilia or Memoirs of an Heiress - Vol. 1.

By the author of Evelina (Frances Burney), London, 1782

Limp 'Clip-on-cover binding'. Hand-coloured paper cover that clips onto the endpapers,
to which the book is sewn, hand-dyed linen threads.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

2004

Oeuvres, vol. 1. 

Rabelais, 1725. 

Limp paper binding. Hand-coloured hand-made paper, sewn on hand-coloured alum tawed thongs. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2003

2003

The Popes Nuntioes.

1643.

Limp hand-made paper binding sewn on manuscript vellum.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2017

 

Culpeper's Complete Herbal

Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861. 

'Sacred Binding' using the original boards, handpainted calfskin vellum and handpainted linen joints.

272x205x39mm

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2017

 

Culpeper's Complete Herbal (lying)

Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861.

272x205x39mm

2017

 

Albion and Albanius: An Opera

Mr. (John) Dryden, London 1691. 

A variation on Carmencho Arregui's crossed structure binding, with tabbed corners.  Handmade paper, unbleached and unwaxed linen thread, mottled calfskin vellum.

226x170x9mm

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

2016

 

The Modern Cabinet of Arts

T.C. Thornton, London 1841. 

Original boards; hand-gilded aero-cotton and original turn-ins.

130x82x25mm

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2013

Sacred Dramas

Hannah Moore, c.1818. 

Original boards; hand-coloured cotton joints; hand-decorated, hand-made paper spine and hand-coloured Kozo-shi tissue repairs.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2013

Ovid's Metamorphoses.

1807. 

Slotted spine binding. Original boards; linen thread and mottled vellum. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2011

Q. Haratii Flacci Carmina Expurgata. 

Josepho Juvencio, 1784. 

Conserved binding 'Kintsugi' style. Hand-dyed alum tawed thongs, hand gilded hand-made paper. 

Photography by John Hammond.

2010

Hudibras 

Samuel Butler, (London 1817) 

Adapted 'simplified binding'. Hand decorated, hand-made paper spine and hand-coloured, hand-made paper over archival millboard boards. 

Photography by John Hammond.

Private collection.

2008

The Farmer's Boy: A Rural Poem.

Robert Bloomfield (London 1820). 

'Clip-on cover binding II'. Hand decorated hand-made paper cover that clips onto the endpapers, to which the book is sewn.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2007

Cecilia or memoirs of an Heiress - vol. 2. 

'By the author of Evelina' (Frances Burney), London 1782. 

Limp paper 'Disappearing spine binding'. 'Dutch gilt' paper and hand-coloured threads. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2006

The Thistle: A Dispassionate Examen of the Prejudice of Englishmen
in General to the Scotch Nation.

1747. 

'Clip-on-cover binding'. Hand-decorated hand-made paper cover that clips onto the endpapers, to which the book is sewn.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

2006

Secret Love or the Maiden Queen. 

John Dryden, 1669. 

'Clip-on-cover binding'. Mottled vellum cover that clips onto the endpapers, to which the book is sewn, hand-made paper and leather thongs. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2005

The Poetical Works of the Rt. Hon. George Canning MP.

George Canning, c. 1820. 

Vellum 'Wrap-around binding'. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2005

The English Pope

London, 1643. 

'Clip-on-cover binding'. Hand-decorated hand-made paper cover that clips onto the endpapers,
to which the book is sewn.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

The Works of Edmund Waller.

1758. 

Limp paper wrapper binding. Mouldmade paper and hand-coloured thread. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

Much Ado About Nothing.

William Shakespeare, 1735.

Limp paper 'Wrap-around binding'. Hand-made paper. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

Cecilia or Memoirs of an Heiress - Vol. 1.

By the author of Evelina (Frances Burney), London, 1782

Limp 'Clip-on-cover binding'. Hand-coloured paper cover that clips onto the endpapers,
to which the book is sewn, hand-dyed linen threads.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2004

Oeuvres, vol. 1. 

Rabelais, 1725. 

Limp paper binding. Hand-coloured hand-made paper, sewn on hand-coloured alum tawed thongs. 

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

2003

The Popes Nuntioes.

1643.

Limp hand-made paper binding sewn on manuscript vellum.

Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

Private collection.

  2017        Culpeper's Complete Herbal    Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861.   'Sacred Binding' using the original boards, handpainted calfskin vellum and handpainted linen joints.  272x205x39mm  Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.  Private collection.
  2017        Culpeper's Complete Herbal   (lying)  Nicholas Culpeper, London 1861.  272x205x39mm
  2017        Albion and Albanius: An Opera    Mr. (John) Dryden, London 1691.   A variation on Carmencho Arregui's crossed structure binding, with tabbed corners.  Handmade paper, unbleached and unwaxed linen thread, mottled calfskin vellum.  226x170x9mm  Photography by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.
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