Berlin: Buch- und Druckgewerbe, 1956. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. Various pagination. Per issue:. Following issues available: Vol 1 no. 3, Vol.3, no.1 of this international printing journal in two languages. English title Archives for Printing, Paper, and Related Trades. Well-illustrated.READ MORE about ARCHIV FUR DRUCK UND PAPIER
Reports of the Committee on Production Guidelines for Book Longevity.
Washington, D.C. Council on Library Resources, Inc., 1982. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 19 pages. Reports of the Committee on Production Guidelines for Book Longevity. Reprinted from the May 29, 1981 and July 2, 1982 issues of Publisher Weekly. Book conservation and restoration. Wrappers slightly soiled.READ MORE about BOOK LONGEVITY
N.P. n.p., n.d. folio. modern stiff paper wrappers. 3 leaves. These are the famous illustrations of French box making and gaufrering technique from the 1765 Diderot-D'Alembert Encycolpédie. Two plates and the instructive text for the plates on a separate sheet. Modern wrappers.READ MORE about CARTONNIER ET GAUFREUR EN CARTON
Westfield, MA: Paper Makers Advertising Association, 1967-1977. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. Twenty-seven issues of da , which had evolved from Direct Advertising (1911). Each issue contains many full color illustrations, samples of paper and great design concepts. The title changes to Printing Paper beginning with Volume 63, No.4.READ MORE about da, THE PAPER QUARTERLY FOR THE GRAPHIC ARTS
Basel: Kunstmuseum, 1971. square 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. not paginated. First edition. This 1971-72 exhibition at the Basel Art Museum featured modern books with original graphic art. Many of the most important moden artists were on display here, including Man Ray, Paul Klee, Marc Chagall and Salvador Dali. Dieter Koepplin supplies an introductory essay. Illustrated in black-and-white. In German.READ MORE about HANSPETER SCHULTHESS-OERI-STIFTUNG 1961-1971
San Francisco: World Print Council, (1982). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), 48 pages. Catalogue of an exhibition organized by Jane M. Farmer for the Council. Foreword by Trisha Garlock, founding director of the Council. Essay by the organizer. Exhibition checklist. Color illustrations. Glossary and selected bibliography.READ MORE about NEW AMERICAN PAPERWORKS
(Bern: Gesellschaft Schweizerischer Künstlerinnen, 1994). oblong 8vo. stiff handmade paper wrappers. not paginated. First edition. Contemporary paper artsts are featured in this illustrated exhibition Catalogue. Each artist receives a biography, with picture, and an illustration of the work. A preface is supplied by Elisabeth Grossman, the curator. In English and German.READ MORE about PAPIERKUNST SCHWEIZ. SWISS PAPER ART
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
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
København: Boghandlerfagskolen, 1947. large 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, pages unopened. 68+(1) pages. First edition. The history of the book in Denmark is the subject of this volume of collected essays. Topics range from book selling in Denmark to a history of Danish literature. Other essays address bibliography and paper. In Danish. Small damaged spot along edge of front cover.READ MORE about BOGHANDLERUDDANNELSE I DANMARK. NOGLE TRAEK AF NYERE DANSK BOGHANDELS HISTORIE
West Chester: The Bradford Village Press, (1960). small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 72 pages. With contributions by Henry Pleasants, Jr., William M. Scheffey, Roy R. Fuller, and Norman B. Wilkinson (information on paper mills). Contains an advertisement for "Book & Things," the Wilmington bookstore owned by Arthur and Jean T. Dobbs.READ MORE about HISTORIC BRANDYWINE GUIDE BOOK
Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, (1973). square 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 46 pages. Reprint of the 1971 first edition. Four sections: History of Papermaking, The Enemies of Paper, Matting and Framing, and A Note on Restoration.READ MORE about HOW TO CARE FOR WORKS OF ART ON PAPER
N.P. (Editions Rencontre and Erik Nitsche International, 1963). 8vo. paper-covered boards. (i), 105, (7) pages. A history of communication, with chapters on writing, on printing, books, and paper, and on newspapers. Some wear to corners and head and tail of spine. Stamps on front free endpaper and p.1.READ MORE about GESCHICTE DER UBERMITTLUNGSWEGE
New York: Hawthorn Books, (1963). small 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 105, (7) pages. First edition. Volume 9 in a series entitled "The New Illustrated Library of Science and Invention." Sections on writing, books, paper and printing, rise of the press, etc. Jacket chipped with tears.READ MORE about HISTORY OF COMMUNICATIONS
Wien: A. Hartleben's Verlag, 1882. thick 8vo. original decorated and embossed cloth with gilt. viii, 806 pages with 26 plates (14 in color) and 380 text illustrations. First edition. (St. Bride Cat. p.318). Standard 19th century history of book printing, copiously illustrated with facsimiles, type specimens, illustrations of printing presses, information on bookbinding practices and papermaking. Original binding held together with cloth, with the original spine pasted on top. Front hinge cracked and separating from..... READ MORE about ILLUSTRIRTE GESCHICHTE DER BUCHDRUCKERKUNST
Wien (Vienna), Austria: A. Hartleben's Verlag, 1882. thick 8vo. cloth, top edge gilt. viii, 806 pages with 26 plates (14 in color) and 380 text illustrations. Text in German. First edition. (St. Bride Cat. p.318). Standard 19th-century history of book printing, type specimens, illustrations of printing presses, information on bookbinding practices and papermaking. Copiously illustrated with facsimiles. Later cloth binding. Bookplate on front free endpaper.READ MORE about ILLUSTRIRTE GESCHICHTE DER BUCHDRUCKERKUNST
With a new introduction by Doanld Farren.
New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 1996. small 4to. paperback. 576 pages. With a new introduction by Doanld Farren. Paperback edition. Covers faded. Ink ownership inscription on half-title.READ MORE about THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE BOOK
New York: Privately printed, 1955. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers enclosed in outer wrapper and slipcase. (4), 10 pages. First separate edition, reprinted from Bouillabaise for Bibliophiles. Limited to 568 numbered and signed copies. Story of the restoration of the famous Diaz manuscript. Designed by John DePol. Presentation from Grauer to Ben Lieberman on a separately enclosed card. Slipcase faded.READ MORE about HOW BERNAL DIAZ'S "TRUE HISTORY" WAS REBORN
(The Book and Printing). Koho- eli kirjapaino, Laakapaino, Syväpaino, Silkkipaino, Paperin valmistus, Kirjan sidonta (Letterpress or lithography, offset printing, intagliio printing, silk-screen printing, paper manufacture, bookbinding).
Helsingissä: Kustannusosakeyhtiö Otava, 1957. small 8vo. cloth, gold lettering, dust jacket. 351 pages, in addition to four leaves of plates and six paper samples tipped in. (The Book and Printing). Koho- eli kirjapaino, Laakapaino, Syväpaino, Silkkipaino, Paperin valmistus, Kirjan sidonta (Letterpress or lithography, offset printing, intagliio printing, silk-screen printing, paper manufacture, bookbinding). Third edition, revised. Text in Finnish. Many black-and-white illustrations, some in color. Index. Jacket chipped.READ MORE about KIRJA JA KIRJAPAINOTAITO