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.

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.