PRINTING PATENTS, ABRIDGEMENTS OF PATENT SPECIFICATIONS RELATING TO PRINTING, 1617-1857. FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1859 AND NOW REPRINTED WITH A PREFATORY NOTE BY JAMES HARRISON.

PRINTING PATENTS, ABRIDGEMENTS OF PATENT SPECIFICATIONS RELATING TO PRINTING, 1617-1857. FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1859 AND NOW REPRINTED WITH A PREFATORY NOTE BY JAMES HARRISON.

(Printing).
  • London: Printing Historical Society, (1969).
  • 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • xxi, 631, (ii), 311-369, xxv-xxvii pages.

Price: $12.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 4763

Reprints of the 1859 and 1878 editions with additional material. With a prefatory note by James Harrison. A very important and useful work in the study of early printing processes. The 1859 edition contains Samuel Pope's 1731 essay on marbling.