1916 · Manchester
While not specific to the book arts, the content here comes very close to the manufacture of book cloth. Victorian bookcloth was starch filled then calendered to give it is decorative designs. The largest of the bookcloth suppliers, the Winterbotham Company, was located in Manchester, the location of this imprint.
A fine copy with only light traces of wear a some light pencil underlining. Scarce in first edition. It was reprinted in 1928. (Inventory #: 19308)