BOKTRYCKARKONSTENS UPPKOMST I FORENTA STATERNA [THE RISE OF THE ART.]. Lawrence S. Thompson.

BOKTRYCKARKONSTENS UPPKOMST I FORENTA STATERNA [THE RISE OF THE ART.].

  • Uppsala: Gebers, 1956.
  • large 12mo.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • 110 pages.

Price: $10.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 52926

First publication, apparently, in any language. Translation into Swedish by Knut Korfitsen of a work by L.S. Thompson, then Librarian at the U. of Kentucky. Printing in America, from New England in the 1640's to the West in the 1800's, with a section on such things as typecasting, papermaking, etc. Graphic Institute series no. 14. Dust jacket lightly soiled.