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Greensboro, NC: The Walter Clinton Jackson Library, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 1989-90. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), 14 pages. Features an article commemorating the 300th anniversary of papermaking in the United States with a catalogue of a concurrent exhibition at the library. Post-it note on inside front wrapper noting that this issue of the report of this kind. Includes a list of donors and financial statement. Black and white illustrations. READ MORE about REPORT OF THE SECRETARY FOR THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 122715
New York: n.p., 1955. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers - hand bound. no pagination. This title was dedicated to Ray Nash by his students on his birthday in 1955. Each page is hand printed by individual students. The book has a variety of wood cuts and prose in crisp black ink. Some wear exists at the heel of the cover and at both ends of the spine. READ MORE about RN. A FRESH APPROACH
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 91537
Boston, MA: Carter Rice Storrs & Brement, n.d. oblong 32mo. stiff paper wrappers, spiral bound. unpaginated. A collection of papers designed for folding. Includes packing schedule and list of stock sizes and weights. A Crocker, Burbank, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, paper. READ MORE about ROLLSTONE FOLDING BRISTOL-COVER
Price: $50.00 Order nr. 134351
(Dalton, Mass. Crane & Co.), n.d. 8vo. self-paper wrappers. unpaginated. A small booklet on some of the history of papermaking, as well as the history of Crane & Co. With seven black-and-white illustrations. The last chapter is an invitation to come to the Old Stone Mill where Crane & Co. was founded, which is now the Crane Museum. Corners slightly bumped. READ MORE about THE ROMANCE OF PAPER
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 100620
Köln: Poengsen & Heyer, 1957. folio. clamshell box. 22 samples. 22 samples of fine papers available from Poengsen & Heyer. Each sample is printed, often with poems, illustrations, or samples from existing books. Also includes price list. An attractive portfolio. Box soiled and worn at spine and edges; corners bumped. READ MORE about ROMERTUM LIEBHABERDRUCK
Price: $125.00 Order nr. 50976
N.P. Westvaco, various dates. 8vo. hardbound. A run of these well-produced books issued at Christmas time by the Westvaco Company, one of the largest manufacturer of paper in the United States. All are hardbound, 8vo., slipcases. Per volume price: Includes the following: 1960 HENRY, THE FOUR MILLION (1) 1961 MARCY, THE PRARIE TRAVELLER (1) 1962 MELVILLE. TYPEE (NO SLIPCASE, SPOT ON FRONT COVER, BOOKPLATE). (2) 1965. HOLMES. THE AUTOCRAT OF THE BREAKFAST TABLE. (1) 1966..... READ MORE about RUN OF THESE WELL-PRODUCED BOOKS ISSUED AT CHRISTMAS TIME BY THE WESTVACO COMPANY
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 10830
N.P. Powers Private Press, 1959. 12mo. self paper wrappers. 8 pages. Commentary on early printing, use of letters and paper. READ MORE about SELECTIONS FROM GESTA TYPOGRAPHICA, A MEDLEY FOR PRINTERS AND OTHERS, COLLECTED AND PUBLISHED IN...
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 35266
(Seoul, Korea): n.p., n.d. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. unpaginated. Catalogue of illustrations and specimens from the Seoul (Korea) International Art Exhibition, undated. Illustrations loosely inserted in wrappers. Wrappers worn along spine. READ MORE about SEOUL INTERNATIONAL MAIL ART EXHIBITION
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 134620
Famous Press Books Latin-English-French-German-Italian-Spanish Books on Paper Making Type Specimen Books, Selections from the Library of the late Dr. Charles Thomas Silve.
New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1946. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (viii), 116 pages. Famous Press Books Latin-English-French-German-Italian-Spanish Books on Paper Making Type Specimen Books, Selections from the Library of the late Dr. Charles Thomas Silve. Parke-Bernet Sale No. 787. Auction catalogue, estate of Dr. Charles Thomas Silve, a research engineer, October 7-8, 1946. Included woodcut books calligraphic examples, famous press books in six languages, books about paper making and type specimens. 675 lots. Wrappers lightly faded..... READ MORE about SPECIMENS OF FINE PRINTING OF THE XVI-XX CENTURY INCLUDING WOODCUT BOOKS AND CALLIGRAPHIC EXAMPLES
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 107958
West Springfield, MA: Strathmore Paper Co., (1931). tall 12mo. stiff paper wrappers. 27 unnumbered pages. A sample book of Strathmore papers and boards used by the Weber Co. as an advertising tool. 22 paper and board samples with an invitation to write, paint and erase on them as a test of their quality. READ MORE about STRATHMORE ARTISTS PAPERS AND BOARDS
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 20036
New York, NY: Strathmore Paper, 1954. 12mo. stiff paper wrappers. (4) pages. Program for a luncheon commemorating the nearly 60 year business relationship between Bradley and the Strathmore Paper Company. With a black and white portrait of Bradley. READ MORE about STRATHMORE LUNCHEON HONORING WILL BRADLEY
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 133780
New York: Walden, Sons & Mott, Inc, 1937. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (vi), 111 pages. Foreword by Ormond Freile, Chairman. Faded along spine with age darkening along edges. READ MORE about STUDY COURSE FOR PAPER SALESMEN, BEING LECTURES FROM THE PAPER SALEMEN'S STUDY COURSE, "THE...
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 79451
Amsterdam: J. Brandt & Zoon, 1942. thick 4to. cloth-backed boards. xv, 288 pages. First trade edition. A history of binding and papermaking by this firm issued on its 200th anniversary. Filled with illustrations showing important documents relating to the history of the firm. Beautifully done book. Designed by Jan van Krimpen. Spine soiled. Inside hinge partially cracked. READ MORE about TWEE EEUWEN BRANDT EN PROOST EEN BIJDRAGE TOT DE GESCHIEDENIS VAN DE BOEKBINDERIJ DE UITGEVERIJ...
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 59610
2 volumes bound in 1.
Beckenham: Percy Jones (Twinlock) Ltd., 1947-1948. 8vo. later cloth. 88; 96 pages. 2 volumes bound in 1. Volume 26 No. 1 (Jan 1947) to Volume 26 No. 11 (Dec. 1947) and Volume 27, No. 1 (Jan 1948) to Volume 27, No. 12 (Dec. 1948). Percy Jones (Twinlock) Ltd was the major supplier of hand bound loose leaf ledgers to the Stationery & Printing trade for approximately the first seventy years of the twentieth century. This..... READ MORE about TWINLOCK NEWS. Edited by Percy Jones
Price: $100.00 Order nr. 98796
Honderd Jaren Van Vlissingen & Co., over de Kunst van het Drukken.
Helmond: (Van Vlissingen & Co.), 1948. small 4to. quarter parchment over gray paper covered boards stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. (viii), 179+(1) pages. Honderd Jaren Van Vlissingen & Co., over de Kunst van het Drukken. Issued on the 100th anniversary of the wall paper manufacturer. Filled with illustrations in color including some showing different patterns of wall-paper. Corners slightly bumped. Endpapers foxed. READ MORE about VAN VLISSINGEN & CO'S GEDENKBOEK, 1846-1936
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 107473
'S- Gravenhage, Netherlands: Konnklijke Bibliotheek, 1986. 8vo. decorated and coated paper wrappers loosely inserted in handmade protective covers. 99 pages. A bibliography of Henk Voorn's 190 publications on the history of paper. With a summary of the introduction in English. Includes biographical notes by many of Voorn's compatriots such as Richard L. Hills, President of the International Association of Paper Historians. READ MORE about VOORNAMELIJK PAPIER
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 20037
'S- Gravenhage, Netherlands: Konnklijke Bibliotheek, 1986. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 99 pages. A bibliography of Henk Voorn's 190 publications on the history of paper. With a summary of the introduction in English. Includes biographical notes by many of Voorn's compatriots such as Richard L. Hills, President of the International Association of Paper Historians. Signed limited edition bookplate of Fred Siegenthaler. READ MORE about VOORNAMELIJK PAPIER
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 134243
(Boston): S.D. Warren Company, 1970. 8vo. cloth. unpaginated. Warren Paper samples, covering paper selections and physical characteristics of various stocks. Corners bumped, top edge of text block foxed. Bookplate on front pastedown. READ MORE about WARREN PUBLISHERS' GUIDE
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 105341
Boston: S. D. Warren Company, 1919. 4to. quarter cloth, paper covered boards, stamping on cover. 103, (5) pages. Catalogue of standard printing papers offered by S. D. Warren Company. Color, black and white illustrations throughout with samples of stocks and finishes, and their suitability for different print types. Some tanning. READ MORE about WARREN'S PAPER BUYERS GUIDE: PRACTICAL DEMONSTRATIONS ON WARREN'S STANDARD PRINTING PAPERS FOR...
Price: $250.00 Order nr. 106500
(Washington D.C.): Hand Papermaking, 2001. 4to. booklet handsewn in stiff paper wrapper, loose sheet each in a protective folder, all housed in a custom-made clamshell box which is in the original cardboard box. (iv), 42+(2) pages. Limited to an edition of 150 copies. This is the fifth portfolio in the ongoing series of portfolios of handmade papers. The juried collection features seventeen watermarked sheets of handmade paper using many techniques. Five were formed on historic..... READ MORE about WATERMARKS IN HANDMADE PAPER: MODERN AND HISTORIC
Price: $495.00 Order nr. 93004