80 YEARS OF BEST SELLERS, 1895-1975
Hackett, Alice Payne and James Henry Burke
Revised from earlier editions. A look at the reading and publishing tastes of Americans. History and lists of books that were best-sellers.
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THE FLEURON, A JOURNAL OF TYPOGRAPHY.
by Simon, Oliver (editor)
Printed by the Curwen Press and limited to 1000 copies. Articles by Meynell and Morison on Printers' Flowers and Arabesques, Rothenstein on T.J. Cobden-Sanderson, Holbrook Jackson on Claud Lovat Fraser, Updike on a lost Caslon specimen, etc. Covers rubbed with corner bumped.