THE BOOK, THE STORY OF PRINTING & BOOKMAKING. Douglas C. McMurtrie.

THE BOOK, THE STORY OF PRINTING & BOOKMAKING.

  • New York: Covici-Friede, 1938.
  • small 4to.
  • cloth.
  • xxxi, 676, (2) pages.

Price: $12.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 122818

Second printing of this revised and completely reset edition. (S-K 1835 for binding references). Contains hundreds of illustrations. Has a chapter devoted to bookbinding. One of the best one volume summaries of the history of the book. The first edition of this book was called THE GOLDEN BOOK. Front inside hinge cracked. Private aquisition note in ink in corner of free endpaper.