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Caxton and the Art of Printing

By: Caxton, William

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Carlton & Porter: n.d.. but presumed to be a later printing. 173pp

Seller ID: m17122302


173pp. plus 2 pp advts.16mo, brown embossed cloth. Fair: several chips at top and bottom of spine; end papers discolored; light dampstain on top edge; scattered light foxing. View more info

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ON PRINTING

By: Everson, William; Edited By Peter Rutledge Koch

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Book Club of California, San Francisco,: 1992

Edition: 1st thus.

Seller ID: vl17121609


1st ed. 12mo. Crimson cloth with printed spine label. Pp. xviii, (1), 113, (1), six illustrations. One of 400 copies designed and printed by Peter Rutledge Koch. Facsimile of the Equinox Press announcement broadside tipped onto the rear pastedown. A pristine copy with original erratum slip and printer's apology laid in. In manila paper jacket matching the end papers with the same title label on spine and noting publication 199. The label on the d/w is partially detached,... View more info

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

By: Merganthaler Linotype Co.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Merganthaler Linotype Co: 1930

Edition: 1st thus.

Seller ID: dg17121606


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 tw... View more info

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A TYPOGRAPHIC JOURNEY The History of The Greenwood Press and Bibliography, 1934 - 2000

By: STAUFFACHER, Jack Werner

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1999

Edition: 1st ed.

Seller ID: vl17122301


First Edition. Small 4to, dark blue-green cloth, paper spine label. 323 pages. Plain white dust jacket, except for spine title and large "G" on front. Limited to 450 unnumbered copies. Illustrated with photogeaphs. The definitive work on the Greenwood Press. Bibliographical Checklist. Index. Original prospectus laid in. Pristine copy in a fine D/w with a few light finger smudges on back of d/w. View more info

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William Morris His Art His Writings and His Public Life

By: Vallance, Aymer

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1897

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: vl17122302


First edition. 4to. Publishers decorated cloth. Frontispiece, (xvi), 462 pages, 37 plates, including 1 folding colored plate. Fair: Extremities and spine rubbed and chipped; hinges cracked; internally good with clean and tight text block. A reference copy, not truly collectible. View more info

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The New Colophon / A Book Collectors Quarterly / Issues 2, 3 & 4 [1948]

By: [Books on Books]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Duschnes Crawford, Inc.,: 1948

Seller ID: VL1709062


4to, pictorial boards. No chips or marks but some light edge-wear and discoloration at extremities. View more info