The Bookbinding Career of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt
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The Bookbinding Career of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt by M. Titcombe

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Published by Hunt Inst for Botanical .
Written in English


  • Hunt, Rachel McMasters Miller

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8321718M
ISBN 100913196169
ISBN 109780913196168

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The subject of bookbinding is a large one—combining history, poetry, philosophy, the Gospel of Work, the Gospel of Utility and the Gospel of Beauty—Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt (). Rachel's love of books led her to study bookbinding, typography and the history of the book. In the Foreword of The Bookbinding Career of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt, Frederick B. Adams, Jr. writes, “It is rare to find combined in one person both the technical and artistic powers required to carry out satisfactorily all the steps necessary to create a gilt-tooled leather bookbinding from start to finish. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation (HIBD), dedicated as the Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt Botanical Library in , is a research division of Carnegie Mellon was established as an institution of international bibliographical research in the fields of .

The book illustrated eight bindings and included a biographical note. We have digitized Rachel's bookbindings, and a finding aid is now available. Check out our Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt page for information about Rachel, the bookbinder and the collector, as well as a link to the finding aid. Rachel McMasters Miller married Roy A. Hunt on June 11, The daughter of Mortimer Craig Miller and Rachel Hughey McMasters, she was born on June 30, in Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania and was educated at the Thurston School in Pittsburgh and Miss Mittleberger’s School for Girls in Cleveland. Jan 26,  · Download Here Bookbinding Career of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt Read Online Book. Add to order list Ask a question. 63 pages, 8vo ( x 75 mm), frontispiece portrait, illustrations, green cloth back, marbled paper sides, a very good copy.

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