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(Meriden, CT: Columbiad Club of Connecticut, 1957). 8vo. self paper wrappers. (4) pages. Limited to 40 numbered copies. Keepsake No. 61 of the Columbiad Club. Includes a slightly modified quotation from Daniel Berkeley Updike and a quotation (in Latin) from Cicero. READ MORE about THE LONG TALE OF THE QUOUS-QUE
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 128543
(Meriden, CT: The Columbiad Club, n.d., but 1965. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 14, (2) pages. Limited to 50 copies, this copy not numbered. Prefatory comments by Paul Alcorn. Columbiad Club Keepsake No. 78. An address delivered by the author, May 11, 1965. Sunned at edges of covers. READ MORE about THE MODERN ART BOOK
Price: $22.50 Order nr. 128534
(Meriden, CT: The Columbiad Club), n.d., but 1965. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 14, (2) pages. Limited to 50 numbered copies. Columbiad Club Keepsake No. 78. Prefatory comments by Paul Alcorn. An address delivered by the author before the Columbiad Club on May 11, 1965. READ MORE about THE MODERN ART BOOK
Price: $100.00 Order nr. 128528
(Meriden, CT: Columbiad Club of Connecticut), n.d. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (8) pages. Limited to 50 numbered copies. Keepsake No. 87 of the Columbiad Club. Designed by John O.C. McCrillis. Includes illustration of a selection of type ornaments belonging to Bruce Rogers. READ MORE about PRINTERS' ORNAMENT
Price: $65.00 Order nr. 128544
(Meriden, CT): The Columbiad Club, n.d. 16mo. stiff paper wrappers. (12) pages. Numbered edition. Keepsake No. 59 of the Columbiad Club. Planned, designed, and "left unprinted" by Connecticut Printers. Small information sheet about Carl Rollins attached to front cover. READ MORE about TO C.P.R. WITH AFFECTION
Price: $65.00 Order nr. 128518
Meriden, CT: The Columbiad Club, 1963. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, top edge cut, other edges uncut. (8) pages. Limited to 125 copies, 50 numbered. This copy is thus numbered. Columbiad Club Keepsake No. 68. Unopened. Remarks delivered on January 15, 1963. Printed on recto only. Unopened. READ MORE about THE QUESTION OF STYLE
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 128525
Los Angeles: Columbian 415 Chappel, n.d. small 8vo. cloth. 33, (3) pages, with frontispiece. Printed in an edition of 250 copies. Memoir of a San Francisco printer. The first book printed by this Chappel according to the colophon, which lists the nine members including Richard Hoffman. READ MORE about HAYWOOD HUNT AND HUNT TOWERS
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 47746
(New York, NY: The Cooper Union), 1994. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (16) pages. A brochure published in connection with the exhibition "From Gutenberg to the Government." Commentary by William Bevington. Black and white illustrations. READ MORE about CONCISE INFORMATION: A GENERAL SURVEY OF CONCISION: TYPOGRAPIC, EDITORIAL, AND VISUAL
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 131768
New York: The Bibliographical Society of America, 1978. 8vo. cloth. xlviii, 492, (2). According to the Introduction, this book attempts to record over 1,400 of the publications, almost all with exceptions noted, of New London printers from May 1, 1709 through the year 1800. The output of the several presses was surprisingly large because all the printing done between the spring of 1709 and the autumn of 1754 in the Colony of Connecticut was done..... READ MORE about CHECKLIST OF NEW LONDON, CONNECTICUT, IMPRINTS 1709-1800
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 44037
Washington: American Print Alliance, 1993-98. large 8vo. paper wrappers. 32 pages each. Eleven issues from Spring 1993 through Spring 1998. Each issue is broken up into three sections: Issue & Insights; Views & Reviews; The American Print Alliance. Well-illustrated. Includes interviews and articles on artists of book printing. READ MORE about CONTEMPORARY IMPRESSIONS, THE JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN PRINT ALLIANCE
Price: $50.00 Order nr. 55496
Berkeley: University of California Press, (1989). small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. xv+(i), 351+(1) pages. First edition. This book discusses the role of printing in the French revolution. The printing press helped shape the events it recorded and was an active force in history, expecially during the decade of 1789-1799, when the struggle for power was a struggle for mastery of public opinion. Illustrated. Name in ink at top of half-title. READ MORE about REVOLUTION IN PRINT. THE PRESS IN FRANCE 1775-1800
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 60444
Cambridge: University Press, (1937). small 8vo. cloth-backed boards. 43, (3) pages. Limited to 1000 copies. The Stephen Daye Press was the first press in North America. Corrections and additions sheet mounted on colophon page. Spotting along top edge of front cover. READ MORE about THE STORY OF AN OLD PRESS, AN ACCOUNT OF THE HAND PRESS KNOWN AS THE STEPHEN DAYE PRESS
Price: $18.00 Order nr. 17550
New York: The Typophiles, 1968. 12mo. cloth, slipcase. viii,87+(1); (viii),173,(3) pages. 2 volumes. Limited to 500 copies. Chap Book no.XLVII. Slipcase faded along edges. READ MORE about THEODORE LOW DEVINNE, TOGETHER WITH A LIST OF DEVINNE'S WRITINGS, HIS REFLECTIONS ON THE CENTURY...
Price: $65.00 Order nr. 2109
Part of the Practice of Typography Series.
New York: The Century Co., 1902. small 8vo. cloth, leather spine label, top edge gilt. x, 476 pages. Part of the Practice of Typography Series. Second edition. (Hart no.14). Spine label shows rubbing and a bit of chipping. Bookplate. READ MORE about CORRECT COMPOSITION A TREATISE ON SPELLING, ABBREVIATIONS, THE COMPOUNDING AND DIVISION OF WORDS,...
Price: $40.00 Order nr. 24759
New York: Oswald Publishing Co., 1921. 8vo. cloth. x, 3-476 pages. Reprint of the second edition.(Hart no.14). Covers rubbed around edges. Corner bumped. READ MORE about CORRECT COMPOSITION A TREATISE ON SPELLING, ABBREVIATIONS, THE COMPOUNDING AND DIVISION OF WORDS,...
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 30267
New York: The Century Co., 1901. small 8vo. cloth, leather spine label, top edge gilt. viii, 476 pages. First edition. (Hart no.14). Covers rubbed. Spine label has very small piece missing. Label removed from corner of free endpaper leaving a mark. READ MORE about CORRECT COMPOSITION A TREATISE ON SPELLING, ABBREVIATIONS, THE COMPOUNDING AND DIVISION OF WORDS,...
Price: $55.00 Order nr. 121944
With a New Introduction by Irene Tichenor.
New York: Garland Publishing Co., 1980. thick 8vo. cloth. xvi page new material followed by the 468 page facsimile of the 1871 first edition, (4) pages. With a New Introduction by Irene Tichenor. Reprint of the first edition. This book is more than just a price list of costs for various aspects of job printing. It is "a comprehensive and authoritative guide for efficient printing management, listing the cost of paper, type and equipment for..... READ MORE about PRINTERS' PRICE LIST
Price: $24.00 Order nr. 22583
San Francisco, CA: Black Stone Press, 1980. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 42 pages. Limited to 250 copies. Table of contents, biographical sketches of contributors. A collection of essays and poetic works. Illustrations. Corrigenda laid in. READ MORE about DEAD START: A JOURNAL OF LETTERS, DESIGN AND TYPOGRAPHIC PRINTMAKING
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 125060
Newark: University of Delaware, (1931). 8vo. cloth-backed boards, paper cover label. 143 pages. B1-4670. Seventh series. With a one page prefatory note by the editor, Ezra B. Crooks. Article by H. Clay Reed on "Lincoln's Compensated Emancipation Plan and its relation to Delaware", Joseph Sidney Gould on "Three Decades of Delaware's Manufacturers" and other articles by Delaware faculty on non-Delaware related subjects. Remnants of paper label on front cover. READ MORE about DELAWARE NOTES
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 67275