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being a subdued interpretation of The Chap-Book printed for The Society of Private Printers.
N.P. The Adagio Press, 1984. 12mo. stiff paper wrapper. unpaginated. being a subdued interpretation of The Chap-Book printed for The Society of Private Printers. Tanner and Alstrom 44. An attractively designed and bound selection of quotations about the borrowing and lending of books. Set in various types. READ MORE about VARIOUS ASPECTS OF BORROWED BOOKS
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 94056
Godesberg: Inter Nationes, 1968. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 129 pages. History of the technical changes in the printing industry and the people who caused them. Illustrated with plates in color and others. READ MORE about JOHANNES GUTENBERG, VOM BLEIBUCHSTABEN ZUM COMPUTER
Price: $7.00 Order nr. 22535
N.P. Privately Printed, 2000. folio. stiff paper wrappers, mailing envelope. (ii), 10, (4) pages. Limited to an edition of 130 (from another copy sold by Oak Knoll). The text for this edition was translated and set by hand at the Private Press and Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing in Athens. GA. All the press and production work was performed by Richard Hopkins' Hill & Dale Press and Typefoundry in Terra Alta, WV. The English text... READ MORE about PRINTING TYPES, THEIR BIRTH IN THE TYPEFOUNDRY DEPICTED IN WOODCUT AND VERSE
Price: $225.00 Order nr. 104929
London: Charles Skilton Ltd., (1963). small 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 138 pages. First edition. Contains a full bibliography of the books produced at the Birmingham School of Printing during this period. Jacket has small piece missing at top of spine and other tears along edges. READ MORE about LEONARD JAY, MASTER PRINTER-CRAFTSMAN, FIRST HEAD OF THE BIRMINGHAM SCHOOL OF PRINTING, 1925-1953
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 55775
N.P. (The Daily Telegraph Magazine, 1968). tall 4to. cloth. (ii), 82, (12) pages. Filled with color illustrations. Bumped at spine ends. READ MORE about DAILY TELEGRAPH MAGAZINE GUIDE TO GRAVURE PRINTING
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 104913
VOLUME XXXVII NUMBER 3
London: The Monotype Corporation, 1939. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 20 pages. VOLUME XXXVII NUMBER 3. Monotype news, and facts. Includes a section on famous type faces. Illustrated. Wrappers soiled, some chipping and wrinkling to the edges. READ MORE about THE MONOTYPE RECORDER
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 105539
London: The Sylvan Press, 1949. tall 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 106 pages. 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. READ MORE about THE TYPOGRAPHIC ARTS, TWO LECTURES
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 41995
Lunenburg: The Stinehour Press, 1953-. 8vo. cloth-backed boards as issued by the publisher. various pagination. Various odd volumes of this periodical in publisher's binding. Includes Volumes, V(4), VI(2), VII, VIII (4), IX(5). Price is per volume. READ MORE about PRINTING & GRAPHIC ARTS (PAGA
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 75494
N.P. (Graphic Export Centre, 1960). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 27+(1) pages, followed by approx. 40 pages of printing samples. Essentially a large sales brochure for the Dutch printing industry, with numerous specimens from various firms. Well-illustrated in color. Some wear along edges. READ MORE about DESIGN AND PRINTING IN THE NETHERLANDS 1960
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 47817
N.P. n.p., n.d. small 4to. loose leaves printed on heavy paper and enclosed in mailing envelope addressed to Arvind Patel. 4 pages of text and 8 plates. A reprint of this section of Diderot's The Encyclopedia of Trades, Paris, 18th century, with an English translation. Handwritten information on outside of envelope attributes this work to David Peat. READ MORE about PRINTING TYPES FOUNDRY, PRECEDED BY THE ENGRAVING OF PUNCHES, THE TWO ARTS INCLUDE EIGHT PLATES
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 107500
New York: Oxford University Press, 1939. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. liv, 127 pages. First edition. A bibliography of the design work. Foxed along gutters in front and back. Dust jacket with long close tear. READ MORE about THE WORK OF BRUCE ROGERS, JACK OF ALL TRADES MASTER OF ONE: A CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION ... WITH...
Price: $42.50 Order nr. 104959
Ravensburg: Otto Maier, 1969. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. ix, 421+(1) pages. Text in German. A collection of essays on book-art in western and central Europe and the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries. Introduction by the editor. Black and white plates accompany each essay. Index. READ MORE about INTERNATIONALE BUCHKUNST IM 19. UM 20. JAHRHUNDERT
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 108197
Edited by Oliver Simon.
London: small 4to. 1953. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), 58 pages. Edited by Oliver Simon. Includes articles by Croft on Bulmer and Bensley, Simon, Sutton on Nicholas de Stael. READ MORE about SIGNATURE, A QUADRIMESTRIAL OF TYPOGRAPHY AND GRAPHIC ARTS 17 NEW SERIES
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 24257
Edited by Oliver Simon.
London: small 4to. 1954. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 66 pages. Edited by Oliver Simon. Includes articles by Batey on Horace Hart, Sutton on The Revue Blanche, Hoffmann on Der Sturm and a supplement to the Bulmer and Bensley bibliography by Croft. READ MORE about SIGNATURE, A QUADRIMESTRIAL OF TYPOGRAPHY AND GRAPHIC ARTS 18 NEW SERIES
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 18197
Edited by Oliver Simon. Original Series no.2.
London: Signature, 1936. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (viii), 52, (4) pages. Edited by Oliver Simon. Original Series no.2. With articles by Barnett Freedman, James Laver, John Carter on the woodcut calligraphy of Reynolds Stone, Desmond Flower, Frank Sidgwick and Harry Carter. Some illustrations in color. Few minor spots on front cover. READ MORE about SIGNATURE, A QUADRIMESTRIAL OF TYPOGRAPHY AND GRAPHIC ARTS. ORIGINAL SERIES NO 2
Price: $75.00 Order nr. 24492
Foreword by Adrian Frutiger.
London: Studio Editions, (1992). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 383 pages. Foreword by Adrian Frutiger. Reprint of the 1990 first edition. Presents 66 type faces in full alphabets. Covers soiled. Slight musty smell. READ MORE about THE INTERNATIONAL TYPEBOOK
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 106251