Because the database is in Swedish you have to use Swedish words when you search the database. Translations of terminology, common words and names of the countries can be found here.
Includes editors and authors whose text(s) are included in an edition.
If you want to look for books published during a certain time period use "...". For instance, if you want search for books published between 1880 and 1895 you type 1880... 1895. If you'd like to search for books published during a certain decade you leave out the last zero, for the 1870s you type 187. If you want to look for editions from a certain century you leave out the last two zeros; for the 1700s (18th century) you type 17.
The name of the cities where the books have been printed are in the same language as the books are and in Swedish. It is also possible to search for countries (in Swedish, of course).
You can search for illustrators, engravers as well as by the techniques used.
It is possible to search for illustrators, engravers and designers of the book covers.
The orderer of the bookbinding is a private person, publishing company, a book seller etc. Look for the translations of the names of the countries here.
You can search by the name of a bookbinder/bookbindery and by names of cities. The results according to possible signatures or other information in the book, or in some cases according to conclusions made by Anna Perälä.
It is possible to search for type of binding, materials, technique, styles and decoration. See the lists.
You can look for peoples names. See list for further search options.
The individual search results show one or more of the below mentioned pictures: