SKRIFT SKRIFTENS HISTORIE I TEKST OG BILLEDER.
Moegreen, Charles and Henry Thejls
Text in Danish. Table of contents. Historical background of printing beginning with prehisoric times, Egypt, Greece, Rome, the Arabian world to the time of Gutenberg. Black and white illustrations throughout. Samples of modern type faces. Schematic overview of the development of modern printing. Specimens of modern widely-used type faces. Spine torn at very top. Boards lightly soiled.
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THE HISTORY OF DELAWARE. 1609-1888.
by Scharf, J. Thomas
First edition (Howes S-143). One of the most important of the histories of Delaware. Filled with illustrations. Rubbed along hinges and tips. Name in ink on second blank page.