LIVRET TYPOGRAPHIQUE L. DANEL.
Text in French. Introduction by Maximilien Vox. Historical sketch of the Danel foundries in Lille and Loos with black and white illustrations. Table of contents organized by category (ancien, moderne, classique, etc.), including lines, ornaments and symbols. Boards lightly scuffed at edges. Label on front board scuffed.
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by Carter, John and Graham Pollard
First edition. A classic piece of literary detective work in which the authors expose Thomas J. Wise as a forger by their work in type specimens, paper and study of the text of various 19th century pamphlets. Small piece of jacket is chipped away at head of spine. The jacket is price clipped. Well preserved copy.