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FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 5/8 x 6 inches. [iv], 97, [1 blank, , 5 [ads] pp. 2 folding plates with technical drawings for Clymer's Columbian Press, figures and tables throughout, numerous photographic plates, 34 page facsimile of Bessemer's type specimen book, ads; text clean, unmarked. Plain stiff wrappers, printed paper dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Fine. A jam-packed issue that includes the Society's 19th-Century Type-Specimen Books, No. 1, A. Bessemer's Specimen of Printing Types, 1830. Other articles include: James Moran, "The Columbian Press;" Geoffrey Wakeman, "Anastatic Printing for Sir Thomas Phillipps;" Elizabeth M. Harris, "Experimental Graphic Processes in England 1800-1859, Part III;" John Dreyfus, "George Friend 1881-1969: A Memoir;" Paul Fildes, "Phototransfer of Drawings in Wood-block Engraving."
Title: Journal of the Printing Historical Society, No. 5, 1969.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London:, Printing Historical Society,: 1969
Book Condition: Collectible: Like New
Jacket Condition: Like New
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: CH814-418
Keywords: James Mosley, Journal of the Printing Historical Society, Printing Historical Society, Typography, Printing Historical Society, Anthony Bessemer, Specimen Book, James Moran, Geoffrey Wakeman, Elizabeth M. Harris, John Dreyfus, George Friend, Paul Fildes, Columbian Press, George Clymer