THE USE OF TYPE, THE PRACTICE OF TYPOGRAPHY. John R. Biggs.

THE USE OF TYPE, THE PRACTICE OF TYPOGRAPHY.

  • London: Blandford Press, 1954.
  • tall 8vo.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • 219 pages.

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 87052

First edition. Ownership signature in ink on front cover of jacket and front free endpaper. Slight soiling of jacket, else very good. Produced to help the printer design his printing work. Includes title page from the Oxford Lectern Bible designed by Bruce Rogers. Includes chapters on the choice of type, mixing types, principles of spacing, etc. From the private reference library of Dorothy Sloan with a commemorative bookplate loosely inserted.