Before the advent of dust-jackets many books, especially those for children, were bound in brightly coloured cloth with pictorial blocking in gold and other striking colours.
This cotton tea towel features a colourful 19th- and 20th-century bookshelf design, with jolly book titles all taken from the Bodleian Libraries collection.
- Made in the UK for the Bodleian Libraries
- 100% cotton
- Dimensions 700 x 495mm
- Not suitable for tumble drying