Order Nr. 78166 GIAMBATTISTA BODONI OF PARMA. T. M. Cleland.


(Bodoni, Giambattista).
  • Boston: Society of Printers, 1916.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth backed boards, paper cover label
  • 50 pages.
  • ISBN: none

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Order Nr. 78166

First edition, limited to only 250 copies. Printed by the University Press. This interesting copy contains a four page brochure issued by the Society of Printers for a meeting held in 1947 in which George Marsh was going to talk on "New Methods and Materials and their Influence on Style." The brochure give a two page biographical sketch of Marsh and has a full page of actual signatures of the members attending the meeting including Bradlee Emmons, George Marsh, Albert Getchell, Herbert Porter and others. Accompanied by another copy of this brochure also signed by the attendees and a third meeting notice to a talk by Joe Donovan in 1946 which also been signed by attendees. Wear to spine with some hints worn off.