Puzzles in Paper : Concepts in Historical Watermarks
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:Unknown - Oak Knoll Press
By: Michael Saffle, Ernest W. Sullivan II
Puzzles in Paper examines the past, present, and future of watermark study, ranging through the disciplines of art history, and conservation, bibliography, musicology, and philately. This book is a collection of scholarly essays that were presented at the Roanoke International Conference on Watermarks. The authors and attendees represent a remarkable assemblage of scientific and humanistic expertise: Chemists, engineers, experts in digital photography, book dealers and collectors, librarians, literary scholars, cartographers, and historians. Over 100 watermark illustrations. Co-published with the British Library.