The Printers' Manual; Containing Instructions to Learners, With Scales of Impositions, And Numerous Calculations, Recipes, and Scales of Prices in the Principal Towns of Great Britain Together with Practical Directions for Conducting Every Department of a Printing Office

By: Charles Henry Timperley (1794-1869)

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Series: English Bibliographical Sources, No. 7. 8vo. 9 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches. [iv], 115, [1] pp. Black-and-white frontispiece of "The Composing Room," case layouts, imposition schemes, tables throughout, illustrations of presses, list of technical terms; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight. Fine. This book was written for "the inexperienced apprentice, or journeyman, who has not had the means of purchasing more expensive works upon the art of typography." From the Introduction.

Title: The Printers' Manual; Containing Instructions to Learners, With Scales of Impositions, And Numerous Calculations, Recipes, and Scales of Prices in the Principal Towns of Great Britain Together with Practical Directions for Conducting Every Department of a Printing Office

Author Name: Charles Henry Timperley (1794-1869)

Categories: Typography,

Publisher: London, Gregg Press, Ltd.: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KSF513-B252

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