GUIDE PRATIQUE DU COMPOSITEUR D'IMPRIMERIE TYPOGRAPHE. Theotiste Lefevre.

GUIDE PRATIQUE DU COMPOSITEUR D'IMPRIMERIE TYPOGRAPHE.

  • Paris: Firmin Didot Freres, 1855-73.
  • 8vo.
  • contemporary quarter calf over marbled paper-covered boards.
  • x, 440 pages.

Price: $125.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 40529

First edition. (Bigmore & Wyman I, 428). Has two folding plates and numerous figures in the text. Detailed descriptions of composition and includes work on the printing press, functions of the overseer, stereotype, electrotype and setting type in foreign languages. With 26 wood-engravings and various tables. Ex-library with markings. Covers worn with covers detached. The "Table Synoptique" between pages 298 and 299 is supplied in photocopy.