INTERNATIONALE CATALOGUS VAN DRUKLETTERS. INTERNATIONAL CATALOG OF PRINTING TYPES.
Second edition (Lane & Lommen 383). Type specimen catalog from Tetterode Amsterdam. The catalog is written in several languages: Dutch, English, French, Spanish, German, etc. A variety of specimens are offered, including Lectura and filmletter Revue. Also ornaments and borders. Indexed at rear.
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A VINCENT STARRETT LIBRARY, THE ASTONISHING RESULT OF TWE...
by Honce, Charles
First edition, limited to 100 copies. Best bibliography of Starrett. Includes an autobiographical sketch by Starrett. Presentation "For Adrian Goldstone - imploring him not to try to find everything in this book - Vincent Starrett" on free endpaper. With Goldstone's bookplate. Goldstone (1897-1977) was the noted bibliophile who also authored the bibliographies of Steinbeck and Machen. The bibliography part has check marks showing Goldstone in action. Very scarce.