TILL EN BOKVAN, EN SAMLING UPPSATSER TILLAGNADE GUNNAR JOSEPHSON.
Fifteen articles on such topics as "the disputed schoolbook trade," "can books remain cheap...?," "publishing children's books," "the university bookstore in Sweden," etc. A festschrift for Gunnar Josephson on his seventieth birthday. Unopened.
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> PUBLISHING HISTORY, TWENTIETH CENTURY
> JOSEPHSON, GUNNAR
> SVENSKA BOKHANDLAREFORENING
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> from the collection of Siegfried Taubert
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> STATT BLUMEN KRITIKEN.
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DICTIONARY, WITH THE PROGRESS OF LITERATURE ANCIENT AND M...
by Timperley, C.H.
First editions of both volumes. (Bigmore & Wyman III, 12). Oak Knoll has had this book bound with the two titles once before. B & W say that the dictionary is "One of the most interesting works a printer can possess; while laying no claim to originality it is full of anecdote and historical facts." The manual was abridged from Hansard (1825) with an essay on punctuation deriving from Mason (1810) - JPHS, E19, St. Bride p.895. Lacks one of the 11 plates in the first volume (p.94) and the frontispiece in the second volume. Contains the folding specimen of brass rules in the second title. Bookplate.