Papermaking In Seventeenth Century England
Place Published: Santa Cruz, CA
Publisher: Peter & Donna Thomas
Date Published: 1990
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 12310
[58pp.] Sextodecimo [17.5 cm] Full brown Moroccan with raised bands. Housed in a matching brown cloth slipcase with a leather label on spine. Fine. The diary entries written by John Evelyn and Celia Fiennes, recording their visits to paper mills during the late 1600's, are preceded by short biographies and accompanied by commentary on the author's observations.
Since 1976, Peter and Donna Thomas have worked collaboratively and individually, making paper, letterpress printing and book binding, to create books. Under the previous imprint of The Good Book Press, and their current imprint, Peter and Donna Thomas: Santa Cruz, their books have been shown in individual and group exhibitions in the USA and abroad, and have been purchased for collections around the world.