Bibliography of Binding Designer Resources

Prominent Designers | Comprehensive List of Known Designers | Unidentified Designers

American National Biography Online. Oxford University Press, 2005.

Baigell, Matthew. Dictionary of American Art. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1979.

Beilenson, Peter. The Story of Frederic W. Goudy. Mount Vernon, NY: Peter Pauper Press, 1965.

Bénézit, Emmanuel, ed. Dictionnaire Critique et Documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs…. New ed., 14 vols. Paris: Gründ, 1999.

Book Broker, Catalogue 17: Decorative Trade Bindings. Charlottesville, VA: Book Broker, 1988.

Bower, James M., and Murtha Baca. Union list of artist names. New York: G.K. Hall, 1994.

Briggs, Victor H. and Ernest L. Briggs. Twentieth Century Cover Designs. Plymouth, MA: Victor H. & Ernest L. Briggs, 1902.

Caplan, H. H., comp. The Classified Directory of Artists’ Signatures, Symbols and Monograms. Detroit: G. Prior, 1982.

Crane, Walter. An Artist’s Reminiscences. New York: Macmillan Co., 1907.

Finlay, Nancy. Artists of the Book in Boston, 1890–1910. Cambridge, MA: Dept. of Printing and Graphic Arts, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, 1985.

Gullans, Charles and John Espey. “American Trade Bindings and Their Designers, 1880–1915.” In Collectible Books: Some New Paths, edited by Jean Peter, 32–67. New York: R. R. Bowker Co., 1979.

Hanff, Peter E. “Way & Williams, Publishers, Chicago, 1895–98,” Printing History 20, no. 2 (40, 2000):26–35.

Matthews, Brander. Bookbindings Old and New. 1895. Reprint, New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1990.

The National Cyclopædia of American Biography… 76 vols. New York: James T. White & Co., 1891–1984.

Petteys, Chris. Dictionary of Women Artists…Born before 1900. Boston: G. K. Hall & Co., 1985.

Vilain, Jean-François. “The Roycroft Printing Shop: Books, Magazines and Ephemera.” In Head, Heart and Hand: Elbert Hubbard and the Roycrofters, edited by Marie Via and Marjorie Searl, 23–51. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 1994.

Weinstein, Frederic D. Walter Crane and the American Book Arts Movement, 1880–1915. D.L.S. diss., Columbia University, 1970.

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