Victorian Trade Bindings: Suggested Reading

Thomas E. Kinsella, the Literature Program, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Ball, Douglas. Victorian Publishers' bindings. London: Library Association, 1985.

King, Edmund M. B. "The Book Cover Designs of John Leighton, F.S.A." The British Library Journal, 24.2 (1998): 234-55.

King, Edmund M. B. "The Book Cover Designs of William Harry Rogers." 'For the Love of the Binding'; Studies in Bookbinding History Presented to Mirjam Foot. Edited David Pearson. [London]: The British Library, 2000. Pp. 319-28.

Leathlean, Howard. "Henry Noel Humphreys and the Getting-Up of Books in the Mid-Nineteenth Century." The Book Collector 38.2 (1989): 192-209.

McLean, Ruari. Victorian Book Design and Colour Printing. 2nd edition. [London]: Faber & Faber, [1972].

McLean, Ruari. Victorian Publishers' Book-Bindings in Cloth and Leather. London: Gordon Fraser, 1974.

Pantazzi, Sybille. "John Leighton, 1822-1912. A Versatile Victorian Designer: His Designs for Book Covers." The Conoisseur 152 (1963): 262-73.

Pantazzi, Sybille. "Four Designers of English Publishers' of the Nineties." Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 55 (1961): 88-99.

All bindings reproduced for this review are owned by Tom Kinsella.

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