PRINTING FOR PLEASURE, A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR AMATEURS.

With a foreword by Vivian Ridler.

  • London: The Bodley Head, (1976).
  • 12mo.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • 130, (14) pages.
  • ISBN: 0370104439

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 5214

Revised edition. Printing can be one of the most enjoyable and creative hobbies and since its first publication, this book has brought this fascinating art to hundreds of people. Ryder's book is a primer on printing for the amateur, covering the choice and purchase of press, type, paper and ink plus the planning, designing and production of the printed material itself. Ryder includes a chapter on private press work on both sides of the Atlantic and a full glossary of the printers' terms essential to anyone becoming involved in the world of books and printing. With the price clipped off the jacket and new pricing information from Bodley Head, the original publisher, on a small label affixed to flap of jacket.

PRINTING FOR PLEASURE, A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR AMATEURS. John Ryder.