THE TYPOGRAPHICAL GAZETTEER. Rev. Henry Cotton.
THE TYPOGRAPHICAL GAZETTEER.

THE TYPOGRAPHICAL GAZETTEER.

  • Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1825.
  • 8vo.
  • later green cloth, spine stamped in gilt.
  • xvi, 219 pages.

Price: $300.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 19354

First edition. (Bigmore & Wyman I, 145). "This is a standard work of reference and has always enjoyed great authority ... The names of the towns are arranged in alphabetical order and the circumstances attending the introduction into them of the art of printing." A second edition came out in 1831. This first edition is scarce. Bookplate of Frederic Melcher, New York. Well preserved copy.