THE HISTORY OF PRINTING FROM ITS BEGINNINGS TO 1930; THE SUBJECT CATALOGUE OF THE AMERICAN TYPE FOUNDERS COMPANY LIBRARY IN THE COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES.

(Printing).

4 volumes.

  • Millwood: Kraus Reprint, 1980.
  • 4to.
  • cloth.
  • ISBN: 0527187631

Price: $399.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 5267

First edition. Introduction by Kenneth A. Lohf. Monumental work reproducing nearly 45,000 cards from the Catalogue of the American Type Founders Company Library, the largest library in this subject area in the country. With over 2000 subject headings, this is an essential reference book for anyone interested in the book arts. It describes the excellent type specimen collection that was created by merging the ATF collection and the holdings of Columbia.

THE HISTORY OF PRINTING FROM ITS BEGINNINGS TO 1930; THE SUBJECT CATALOGUE OF THE AMERICAN TYPE FOUNDERS COMPANY LIBRARY IN THE COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES.