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Mercier, Emile (1855-1910) (Binder)
Hugo, Victor (1802-1885) (Author)

Bookbinding : books bequeathed by William Augustus Spencer.

Notre-Dame de Paris.

Volume 2.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 - 1910
Date Created: 1906
Date Issued: 1889
Place Term: Paris
Publisher: E. Testard et Cie.
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Content: Binding, by Mercier, 1906, of dark red crushed levant morocco, gilt. Sides inlaid with a Gothic frame in leather of seven different colors, the fillets forming compartments enclosing a repeat border, with blue and orange the predominating tones. Doublé with maroon morocco within a border of small tools. Center panel within ten fillets in gilt and two in blind enclosing a scroll work border of small tools; at the bottom, the monogram of Mr. Spencer. Back lettered and inlaid in colors. With gilt edges, marbled end papers, and lining of maroon grosgrain silk. Original covers bound in. In loose leather protective covers, tooled, lettered, inlaid in colors, and inserted in slip cases.
Type of Resource
Still image
UUID: e43826a0-c5c7-012f-a996-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1880: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1906: Created (Approximate)
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906 - 1889. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c337-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c337-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1906 - 1889). Front cover. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c337-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Front cover.