THE TYPOGRAPHIC ARTS, TWO LECTURES.
First edition. Reprints THE TYPOGRAPHIC ARTS and THE ART OF PRINTING. (Appleton no.148c). With information on William Morris throughout. Jacket soiled and chipped with piece missing at head of spine.
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> MORISON, STANLEY
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THE OCEAN WAVE.
by Bierce, Ambrose
Limited edition of 60, signed by LoMascolo. Bierce (1842-1913) was an American journalist, short story writer and satirist. Hundreds of handset ornaments printed using gold thermography, and many hand-modified and carved ornaments and decorative capitals. Set in 16pt Lucretia Italic, and utilizes many swash characters available only in metal. Open caps are hand-carved Caslon, modified with a graver. Dolphins are a new cutting based loosely on an ornament designed by Bruce Rogers. Account of 19th century nautical adventures.