"To the Bookbinder
Has my muse made a fault? Friend I entreat,
Before you bind her up, you would her beat.
Though She's not wanton, I can tell
Unless you beat her, you'll not bind her well."
A selection of fine bindings
comprising of 17th & 18th Century 'Cambridge' panelled calf, Morocco,
goat skins, 2 & 3 vegetable dyes, half bindings with hand marbled sides etc.