Hamden: Archon Press, (1967). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 129 pages. First U.S. edition. Two major sections; The History of Books and The Analysis and Description of Books. Chapters on printing, illustration, paper, binding, the book trade, etc. Bookplate. READ MORE about HISTORICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
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North Hills: W. Thomas Taylor and Bird & Bull Press, 1980. large 8vo. leather spine, paper-covered boards with a separate cloth folder containing thirteen pieces of ephemera, all enclosed in a cloth box with a leather spine label. 108+(1) pages. Limited to 350 numbered copies and oversubscribed on publication, this is one of only 140 copies that were issued with the extra portfolio of ephemera and inserted in the box (Heaney 27). This copy contains... READ MORE about TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF BIRD & BULL, A BIBLIOGRAPHY, 1958-1979
2 volumes. Catalogue 82, Part One: A-L and Part Two: M-Z/Addenda
Cambridge, MA: Charles B. Wood III, Inc., 1993. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 87; 96 pages. 2 volumes. Catalogue 82, Part One: A-L and Part Two: M-Z/Addenda. A bookseller's catalogue of antiquarian books about the book and its production. READ MORE about BOOK ARTS & PRINTING HISTORY. CATALOGUE 82. PART ONE. With PART TWO
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1974. 4to. cloth, dust jacket. xc, 583 pages. First edition. With many facsimile title pages. An excellent reference book. With information on American papermaking (Bidwell no.76). Some minor spotting of jacket. READ MORE about BENJAMIN FRANKLIN'S PHILADELPHIA PRINTING, 1728-1766 A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY
With an Introduction by George Parker Winship.
Rochester: The Printing House of Leo Hart, 1933. 8vo. quarter leather, top edge gilt. xii, 142 pages. With an Introduction by George Parker Winship. First edition, one of 250 numbered and signed copies bound thus. An excellent book as the author comments on many of the books given in his bibliography. Separate sections dealing with writing, papermaking, manuscripts, printing, bookbinding, publishing, bibliography and book collecting periodicals. Fine copy. READ MORE about BIBLIOTHECA TYPOGRAPHICA, A LIST OF BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS
New York: Columbia University Press, 1949. 12mo. boards. Not paginated. Third and last edition, expanded from his 70 Books About Bookmaking. Each of the 100 books is described in detail. READ MORE about ONE HUNDRED BOOKS ABOUT BOOKMAKING, A GUIDE TO THE STUDY AND APPRECIATION OF PRINTING
New York: Columbia University Press, 1949. 12mo. boards. Not paginated. Third and last edition, expanded from his 70 Books About Bookmaking. Each of the 100 books is described in detail. Ink ownership inscription in corner of free endpaper. READ MORE about ONE HUNDRED BOOKS ABOUT BOOKMAKING, A GUIDE TO THE STUDY AND APPRECIATION OF PRINTING
Pittsburgh: School of Printing Management, 1956. tall 8vo. spiral bound stiff paper wrappers. (viii), 64 pages. Covers tanned. READ MORE about GUIDE TO FILMS, PERIODICALS, AND BOOKS IN PRINTING, PAPER, PUBLISHING PRINTED ADVERTISING, AND...
New York: Columbia University Press, 1950. 8vo. cloth. 420 pages. First edition. Munsell not only was a printer and publisher but was also an historian of these areas and of the field of papermaking. With a bibliography of Munsell imprints. READ MORE about JOEL MUNSELL: PRINTER AND ANTIQUARIAN
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
Appleton, WI: n.p., 1965. 4to. later paper wrappers with original paper wrapper laid-down. (iv), 279+(1) pages. Not in Toomey. No. 214 in the Institute of Paper Chemistry's bibliographic series. Preface and listing of abbreviations. 1108 entries. Index of authors. Ex library with markings. Wrappers sunned and dented. Edges soiled. READ MORE about THE DYEING OF CELLULOSE AND CELLULOSE PRODUCTS
Philadelphia: Free Library of Philadelphia, 1968. 8vo. paper wrappers. 23 pages. Exhibition catalogue. Bibliographical information and historical information on 75 papermaking books. READ MORE about AN EXHIBITION OF BOOKS ON PAPERMAKING, A SELECTION OF BOOKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEONARD B....
New York: Garland Publishing Inc., 1983. 4to. cloth. xix, 286 pages. First edition. This companion volume to Gravell and Miller's A Catalogue of American Watermarks, 1690-1835presents 788 watermarks from foreign-made paper actually used in America. It is important to note that until 1775 most fine paper used by Americans was imported from Europe, indeed foreign-made paper was preferred until the mid-1800's. Thus, this book is essential for the study of American historical manuscripts. A new... READ MORE about A CATALOGUE OF FOREIGN WATERMARKS FOUND ON PAPER USED IN AMERICA 1700-1835
New York: The New York Public Library, 1991. slim 8vo. self paper wrappers. not paginated. A pamphlet describing some of the items in an exhibit celebrating the Leonard B. Schlosser collection of materials on the history of papermaking. Includes a short history of papermaking and 12 illustrations and descriptions of important items. READ MORE about ON PAPER: THE HISTORY OF AN ART
Washington: Library of Congress, 1968. oblong 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 96 pages. A survey of the literature of papermaking including chapters on the spread of papermaking, papermaking techniques, and papermaking in the last century. Includes a bibliography and many illustrations. Covers soiled. READ MORE about PAPERMAKING ART AND CRAFT
Waltham: Society of Bibliophiles at Brandeis University, 1971. pamphlet holder with pamphlet bound in. (8) pages. Short history of papermaking. With the ink signature of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about PAPER: BEARER OF IDEAS AND IMAGES, A LOAN EXHIBITION FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEONARD B. SCHLOSSER
New York: TAPPI, various years. thick 8vo. cloth. These bibliographies were issued on a yearly basis and cover on citations found in magazines and books concerning papermaking in all languages. The following numbers are present: 1946, 1948(2), 1953(2), 1954, 1955-56, 1957(2), 1958(3), 1959(2), 1960(2), and 1965. Price is per volume. READ MORE about PULP AND PAPER MANUFACTURE, BIBLIOGRAPHY AND UNITED STATES PATENTS
Appleton, WI: The Institute of Paper Chemistry, 1952. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 254 pages. Bibliographic Series, Number 162, Second Edition. Withdrawn library copy from library. Contains 866 entries, with indices by authors and patents. Covers loose with text block separating from binding, tape repair on top of spine, covers and edges lightly soiled. READ MORE about THE COATING OF PRINTING PAPERS
New York: TAPPI, 1951. thick 8vo. cloth. xviii, 752 pages. Thousands of books and articles cited and cross indexed. READ MORE about PULP AND PAPER MANUFACTURE, BIBLIOGRAPHY, 1946-1950
Appleton, WI: The Institute of Paper Chemistry, 1951. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 155 pages. Bibliographic Series, Number 168, Second Edition. Contains 391 entries. Withdrawn library copy from library. Paper loss on top and bottom of spine, covers lightly soiled. READ MORE about WET STRENGTH OF PAPER
New York, NY: Lockwood Trade Journal Co. for Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry, 1929. 8vo. cloth. 982 pages. Preface by the compiler, table of contents, index. Organized alphabetically.. Library marking on spine. Wear along fore-edge of front cover. READ MORE about BIBLIOGRAPHY OF PULP AND PAPER MAKING 1900-1928
Appleton, WI: The Institute of Paper Chemistry, 1956. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 172 pages. Bibliographic series, Number 169, Supplement I. Contains 435 entries and indices. Withdrawn library copy from library. Soiling to covers and edges, closed tear at top and bottom of spine, corners beginning to curl, moderately worn. READ MORE about PERMEABILITY OF ORGANIC MATERIALS TO GASES AND VAPORS
N.P. Editions du Frac de Haute-Normandie, (1989). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 50 pages. Exhibition catalogue with illustrations in color showing modern book art productions. READ MORE about LIVRES DELIVRES, ENTBUNDENE BUCHER
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, spine sunned. READ MORE about SPECIMENS OF FINE PRINTING OF THE XVI-XX CENTURY INCLUDING WOODCUT BOOKS AND CALLIGRAPHIC EXAMPLES