Very Good. Item #8835
Chicago: The Oriental Institute / The University of Chicago, 1981. First Edition, wrapper issue. Quarto. 235 pages. Numerous plates, some color. Illustrated wraps.
Catalog of an exhibition from the summer of 1981. Also includes the essays, "Islamic Bookbinding: The Historical Setting," and "The Materials, Techniques, Structures of Islamic Bookmaking."
Wraps rubbed along edges and spine slightly toned. Binding is sound. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked.