TYPEFOUNDING IN AMERICA, 1787-1825
Silver, Rollo G
First edition. Illustrated. Excellent guide to early printing and production of type in America. Presentation on free endpaper "I'm proud to see this in the library of Susan (Thompson), friend of arts, crafts, and Rollo."
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ENGLISH BINDING BEFORE 1500
by Hobson, G.D.
Printed in an edition limited to 500 copies for sale by Walter Lewis at the Cambridge University Press. (Appleton p.81, S-K 2194). This book is divided into two sections, the Early Bindings, before 1300 and the Gothic Bindings, c.1450-1500. Given as the Sandars Lecture for 1927. A scarce book. Covers faded. With the Randeria bookplate.