Thomas van Os, calfskin bookbinding, 1778-80 (via).
French Decorative Bookbinding - Eighteenth Century
A "fanfare style" binding in the manner of the Ève brothers on a copy of Horae beatissimae Virginis Mariae. Note the gauffered edge. Printed by Christopher Plantin, Antwerp, 1570. Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress.
Psalmista Monasticum - Venetiis, 1573 - Decorative Bookbinding in Proto Pointillé & Fanfare styles from the 16th century
French Decorative Bookbinding - Eighteenth Century. Pierre-Paul Dubuisson (fl 1746-1762)
Royal binding by Antoine Ruette 1644
The lady of the Lake by Sir Walter Scott 1904, Cover design by F H Townsend 1868-1920
Original green cloth with beautiful gilt detail: Beasts of the Field. William J Long 1901. Old Books & Things..