Order Nr. 38675 PRINTING AS AN ART. Ray Nash.


  • Cambridge: Harvard University Press for the Society of Printers, 1955.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth-backed patterned paper-covered boards, dust jacket.
  • xii, 144 pages of text followed by 64 pages containing 80 reproductions of title pages.

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Order Nr. 38675

First edition, limited to 1500 copies. Issued on the 50th anniversary of this distinguished group of printers. Traces the "development of printing processes, typographic styles and the arts and crafts movement." Reference to Dwiggins, Rogers, etc. Loosely inserted is an invitation to the 1965 meeting which has been signed by many attendees including Rollo Silver. Jacket spine faded and with tears in jacket along hinge.