David Pearson: Looking at Bookbindings from Cambridge and Elsewhere

Sponsored by The Grolier Clubng Renowned scholar David Pearson will lecture on findings that culminated in his recent book,¬†Cambridge Bookbinding 1450-1770¬†(The Legacy Press, 2023). It provides an overview of the development of Cambridge binding through the handpress period, including the evolution of styles and materials, customers, and binders. This illustrated talk will present highlights and […]

FABS Zoom: Madison Good on Bookbinder Margaret Neil Armstrong

Sponsored by FABS Join FABS's Bindings Zoom group for a presentation and discussion with Madison Good about bookbinder Margaret Neil Armstrong (1867-1944). Madison will talk about Margaret Armstrong's background and design career during the Art Nouveau period in America. The presentation will focus on Armstrong's work as a designer of commercial bindings. Madison Good is […]