A True Description Of All Trades Published in Frankfort in the Year 1568

By: Merganthaler Linotype Co.

Price: $32.50

Quantity: 3 available


12mo. One of 400 copies printed in Linotype Granjon on Kelmscott hand-made paper. Quarter parchment with marbled paper-covered boards." Reprint of the original which was published in Frankfort in 1568. Six engraved illustrations representing the printing trades: the printer, bookbinder, type-founder, papermaker, draughtsman and woodcutter as well as the original verses by Hans Sachs, a popular Nuremberg poet. With an additional leaf loosely laid in showing the text of two short letters to the publisher explaining the disposition of two copies of this book to the Bodley library. Pristine copy.

Title: A True Description Of All Trades Published in Frankfort in the Year 1568

Author Name: Merganthaler Linotype Co.

Categories: Books on Books, Printing, Reference,

Edition: 1st thus.

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Merganthaler Linotype Co: 1930

Book Condition: Fine

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: dg17121606