Discussion forum topics give them books and they eat the covers. In either event, an author signed bookplate increases the value of a book. A bookplate or bookplate, as it was commonly styled until the early 20th century, also known as exlibris latin for from the books or library, is a printed or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the front endpaper, to indicate ownership. Mounted and tippedin colour plates are plates that have been attached to the page.
I think it is always better to keep a fine book in its original form as much as possible. In the back of my mind is also the image of a deeply sighing author sitting down to sign a few hundred of them. See more ideas about book labels, free printables and printable labels. Over 900 print subscriptions bestselling subscriptions subscriptions under. Personalise with your name or one of your choice, would make a nice gift for a book lover. By the late 19th century, bookplates had developed into a highly imaginative form of. A signed bookplate does add some value to the book but not as much as an actual signed page does. Feb 26, 2018 free printable nursery rhyme book plates from b. The phrase ex libris which some like to include means from among the books of so the label says this book belongs to me. If you can judge a book by its cover and its true that you are what you eat, then if someone eats book covers can you judge himher by.
Grady mcferrin is an awardwinning illustrator and designer with nearly twenty years of experience as a commercial artist. Mignon mclaughlin books, biography, quotes read print. So finding artist grady mcferrins quality made bookplatelabels on amazon was a big relief. Beautiful book plates that are ideal for anyones personal library, had to buy two packs as my mum had to have them as well lol you get 55 book plates all are beautiful and well made, i had no problems sticking them in to the books as they are like high quality stickers, overall very very impressed, will be ordering a few more boxes. Design your own high quality bookplates and book labels. This book belongs to by grady mcferrin 2009, print, other. Bobby mcferrin dont worry, be happy sheet music in bb. With more than 70 bookplates and labels in a variety of designs, three tearout bookmarks, and a book borrowers log, this handy pad by grady mcferrin is an ideal gift for bookworms and bibliophiles.
Packed in sets of 5 in cello sleeves, these crackandpeel bookplates are sure to charm. Bookplates incorporating the winning design will be printed by hand and affixed to hardcover copies of the forthcoming coffee table history of. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions. Print your bookplate labels on avery white removable i. Simple typographical bookplates are termed book labels. This book belongs to bookplates, stickers, and labels for the book lover grady mcferrin. Bookplate of harry plowman, fsa, with a medieval helmet sitting on. Quotes by mignon mclaughlin a successful marriage requires falling. Miracle at the plate by matt christopher nook book. Shop personal vintage bookplate labels created by vintagevariety.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. This book belongs to by grady mcferrin 2009, print, other 1 product rating. Printed on high quality, acidfree, selfadhesive paper. Hundreds of color and style combinations available. Bookplates leave memories donate a book to a library, a book in honor of a teacher, a book in memory of a loved one leave memories. Sold general zoology or systematic natural history by george shaw m. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. The collection contains 48 bookplates, 24 labels, 3 bookmarks, and a borrowers log. Large bookplates are the perfect addon to gifted books or as a little present on their own. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item. The forums are currently locked and only available for read only access. With the continued closing of brick and mortar bookstores, its also dicey to know the quality of those sold online.
Bookplates, also known by the term exlibris, evolved over centuries from simple inscriptions to printed woodcuts to an artistic medium that has attracted worldclass artists and illustrators. We personally assess every books quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. Enter our bookplate design competition library muse. If youd like to read a specific mignon mclaughlin book which were missing on read print, do let us know. Our designers will create your bookplate labels to your specifications and custom fit your text to the design. A bookplate also known as exlibris is a printed or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the front endpaper, to indicate ownership. Thriftbooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. Download high quality bookplate stock illustrations from our collection of 41,940,205 stock illustrations. His work has been featured on a variety of magazines, books, record covers, wine labels and print ads.
Bookplates, stickers, and labels for the book lover may 6, 2009. Just stick them on the inside page of your favourite books so they never get lost. Bookplates in general have been around likely as long as home libraries and are usually pasted to the inside. Plates clean, with some plates with chipped corners, otherwise fine. His work has been featured in magazines, childrens books, giftnovelty titles, advertisements and music posters, and recognized by the aiga, communication arts, the society of illustrators, print magazine, and american illustration. Info select options a104 bookplate with emilie poulson poem. Info select options a102 bookshelf design bookplate by owen wise. Book overview with more than 70 bookplates and labels in a variety of designs, three tearout bookmarks, and a book borrowers log, this handy pad by grady mcferrin. Printable bookplates baby shower bookplatesbook platesinstant downloadbookplateslove bookplates childrens bookplate,bookthemed. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Bookplates are small labels, marks of ownership which people like to paste into their books. Mcnally robinson booksellers 1120 grant avenue, winnipeg, mb canada r3m 2a6 toll free 18005611833. Growing in popularity, author signed bookplates are laidin loosely included in the book. The production of a book in, for instance, 1820 containing 100 colour plates would a major achievement and come at considerable expense to the publisher.
This book belongs to book name plate label sticker pretty book name plates for ladies. Printable bookplates for donated books with images book gifts. Print and download dont worry, be happy sheet music by bobby mcferrin. If you later get the book signed by the author, you can then use the signed bookplate in a different book. Bookplates can be personalized with the text and font of your choice. Bookplates, stickers, and labels for the book lover 01 by grady mcferrin isbn. Free printable nursery rhyme book plates rhyming books. The bookplates have the classic phrase, this book belongs to, and the labels are blank in the center for your own adaption. Even when its no longer a book but just a stack of related pages, like my ancient, tattered, no longer even stringbound copy of the babys bouquet by walter crane thats missing 8 or more pages, or if its an outofdate medical dictionary printed in the 19th cent. Sheet music arranged for pianovocalguitar in bb major transposable. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Explore books by grady mcferrin with our selection at. When is it ok to remove illustration plates from books. Yes, yes, and too often the bookplates are plainjane, just ugly or misaligned or mismoistened so as to cause wrinkling on the verso.
The development of mechanised printing saw print runs increase in size, bringing down the unit cost of books and making the addition of specially printed plates less affordable for publishers. Bookplate ink antioch bookplates ex libris for home, schools and. Bookplates bear a motif relating to the books owner, such as a device coatof. Nute productions if you are planning a nursery rhyme birthday party or nursery rhyme bab. Ex libris bookplates range from the simple to the decorative and elaborate. Printedplates had long been one of the most expensive parts of book production since they took skilled work outsourced to specialised printers to produce. Author signed bookplates for sale selfadhesive bookplates. Bookplate stock illustrations royalty free gograph. Weve sorted these by size, so check your book to see what will fit best. A bookplate, or ex libris, is a small print for pasting inside the cover of a book, to express ownership. Wood engraving is a particularly suitable medium for these small, compact designs.
Bookplates make a nice thank you give a bookplate as a thank you for something nice someone has done better. It is also possible to encounter loose colour plates where they are laidin. If you dont see a bookmark design or category that you want, please take a moment to let us know what you are looking for. Unite your personal library with a set of quality, custom made bookplates. Phil looks at various types of illustrated books with color plates, including two special american publications, audubons birds of america and mckenney. The giant book of christian sheet music 9780739098998 title. Give them books and they eat the covers discussion forum. Peel off each label and attach to the inside front cover of the book. This book belongs to book name plate label sticker. The art of bookplates in pictures books the guardian.1503 89 626 1011 1071 351 1209 17 619 1584 392 1139 1183 653 713 1362 598 1338 279 713 641 138 562 919 767 893 1288 100 1233 267 1191 1446