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Texts of lectures on seventeenth and eighteenth century French bookbinding given by Giles Barber, and related papers, 1990-2003 and n.d. [c.1990-1998]

MS. 9101/62

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  1. 'La Dorure des Livres à Paris au XVIIIe Siecle', given to L'Institut d'etude du livre, [Jan 1993]
  2. 'Around the Padeloup and Derome Workshops: gilt Parisian bindings of the eighteenth century, 4th Homee Randeria Lecture, 19 April 1994' and related correspondence and papers, 1994-2003. Published as 'Around the Padeloup and Derome workshops: gold-tooled Parisian bindings of the eighteenth century' in Mirjam Foot ed., Eloquent Witnesses, a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr Phiroze Randeria (London: The Bibliographical Society, 2004)
  3. 'Padeloup / Derome', lists of works attributed to the bookbinders A[ntoine] M[ichel] Padeloup (1685-1758), known as Padeloup le jeune, and J[acques] A[ntoine] Derome (1698-1760), known as Derome l'ainé (the elder), and related notes and images, concerning in particular bindings with binders' tickets and bookbinding tools used, 1990 and n.d. [c.1990]
  4. 'Thoinan, manuscript, last version' of 'Ernest Thoinan: les sources officielles (1683-1789) de son histoire de la reliure française' by Barber, published as 'Les Relieurs français d'Ernest Thoinan: les sources officielles' in Mélanges d’histoire de la reliure offerts à Georges Colin (Brussels, 1998), with photocopies of sources used by Thoinan, n.d. [c.1998]


  • 1990-2003 and n.d. [c.1990-1998]


1 box (4 folders)


MS. 9101/62

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