Updike: American Printer and His Merrymount Press.

By: Daniel Berkely Updike (1860-1941).

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FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8 3/4 x 5 11/16 inches. 156 pp. plus the plates. The plates reproduce Updike title pages, many in colors, type specimens; text clean, unmarked. Blue cloth, spine titled in gilt, original dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, jacket freckled, light shelf wear to jacket cover. Very Good. This book is a memorial and symposium on Daniel Berkeley Updike, the printer and the man. With a Gathering of Essays by Stanley Morison, Gregg Anderson, T. M. Cleland, M. A. de Wolfe Howe, George Parker Winship, Rudolph Ruzicka, David T. Pottinger, Carl P. Rollins, and a Gallery of Merrymount Title-Pages and Types.

Title: Updike: American Printer and His Merrymount Press.

Author Name: Daniel Berkely Updike (1860-1941).

Categories: History of Printing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York:, The American Institute of Graphic Arts,: 1947

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: CH814-113

Keywords: Daniel Berkely Updike, Updike American Printer and His Merrymount Press, History of Printing, Biography, Stanley Morison, Gregg Anderson, T. M. Cleland, M. A. de Wolfe Howe, George Parker Winship, Rudolph Ruzicka, David T. Pottinger, Carl P. Rollins