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Bibliography of The Grabhorn Press 1915 - 1940

by Heller, Elinor Raas and David Magee

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Published
1940
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First Edition, One of an edition limited to 210 copies
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San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1940. First Edition, One of an edition limited to 210 copies. Folio; xiv, [6], 193, [2]pp; bound in tan cloth with kid leather spine, titled in blind. Printed in a variety of colors but mostly red and black, 4 original leaves (from 'The Voiage and Travaile of Sir John Maundevile Kt;' 'Relation that Alvar Nunez,… Read more
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The Binding of Books: An Essay in the History of Gold-Tooled Bindings

by Horne, Herbert P. 

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Published
1916
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co./E.P. Dutton & Co, 1916. Second Edition. Octavo; xvi, 232pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A Very Good copy (light wear, especially to extremities of spine) in publishers rust cloth, printed paper label to spine (second label tipped to ffep along with p.o. name and '1920'). With handsome bookplate of John and Margaret Stanton to… Read more
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Unjustified Lines: A Volume of Rhymes about Printers and Their Ancestors

by Beaujon, Paul (Beatrice Warde)

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Published
1935
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First Edition
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Middlesex: Chiswick Polytechnic School of Art, 1935. First Edition. Octavo; 40pp. A Fine copy in rust colored wrappers with printed paper label to upper cover. From the library of bibliophile Porter Garnett with his bookplate to verso of front cover.
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Wallace Stegner: A Descriptive Bibliography

by Colberg, Nancy

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Published
1990
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First Edition
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Lewiston, Idaho: Confluence Press, 1990. First Edition. Octavo, 280 pages. Original color photograph of Wallace Stegner at a book signing, laid in. Green cloth with gilt lettering. A fine copy, as new. 'In addition to her exhaustive list of Stegner's book publications ( including translations), Colberg also provides us with separate sections on Stegner's "First-Appearance Contributions" and edited books,… Read more
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The Story of the Alphabet (INSCRIBED by the author)

by Ege, Otto F.

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Published
1921
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First Edition
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Baltimore: Norman T.A. Munder & Co. Printers, 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. INSCRIBED on ffep "'To Mr. H.M. Kurtzworth/from/O.F. Ege June 29, '26". Ege was a teacher, lecturer, bookseller... He worked for many years at the Cleveland Institute of Art where he was Chair of the Department of Teacher Training, instructor of Lettering, Layout, and Typography and Dean. He was… Read more
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Bibliografia de Bernard Berenson

by Mostyn-Owen, William

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Published
1955
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First edition; limited to 1000 copies
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Milan: Electa Editrice, 1955. First edition; limited to 1000 copies. 4to. 74pp. Black & white illustrations; facsimile copies of autographed pages, etc. Salmon paper covered boards; titles on paper labels to front board and spine. All edges neat and clean. Near fine. A bibliography of Bernard Berenson's works on Renaissance Italian painting written between 1894 to 1955; also includes… Read more
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cover of Royal Pointers for Printers: Helpful Hints on How to Save Valuable Production Hours

Royal Pointers for Printers: Helpful Hints on How to Save Valuable Production Hours

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Published
1929
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: Royal Electrotype Company, 1929. First Edition. Small 4to. 53 pp. Frontispiece. black & white photo-illustrated plates depicting printing techniques. Business card for Royal Electrotype Co. employee (salesman?) laid in. Striking gilt, green brown & orange decorative wrappers in near fine condition (with minor wear to sine ends; minor foxing to endpapers). A scarce title; no copies currently on… Read more
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cover of Sixteenth Century Bibliography Booklets 1 - 21; 23; 25 - 26; 31 (25 volumes)

Sixteenth Century Bibliography Booklets 1 - 21; 23; 25 - 26; 31 (25 volumes)

by Various

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Published
1975
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First Editions
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St. Louis: Center for Reformation Research, 1975. First Editions. Small octavos; various paginations in printed stapled wrappers. Generally Fine copies. 'The series is designed to offer bibliographic aids of different types to students of life and thought in the late medieval and early modern period. It aims to produce finding lists of CRR holdingsas well as bibliographies of primary… Read more
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Sixteenth Century Bibliography Booklets 1 - 7; 10 - 15; 20 (14 volumes)

by Various

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Published
1975
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First Editions
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St. Louis: Center for Reformation Research, 1975. First Editions. Small octavos; various paginations in printed stapled wrappers. Generally Fine copies. 'The series is designed to offer bibliographic aids of different types to students of life and thought in the late medieval and early modern period. It aims to produce finding lists of CRR holdingsas well as bibliographies of primary… Read more
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Sixteenth Century Bibliography Booklets 1 - 7 (7 volumes)

by Various

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1975
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St. Louis: Center for Reformation Research, 1975. First Editions. Small octavos; various paginations in printed stapled wrappers. Generally Fine copies. 'The series is designed to offer bibliographic aids of different types to students of life and thought in the late medieval and early modern period. It aims to produce finding lists of CRR holdingsas well as bibliographies of primary… Read more
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A Short Bibliography for the Student of Oriental and Western Handknotted Rugs and Carpets

by Riefstahl, Rudolf M.

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Published
1926
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First Edition
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New York: New York University Press Bookstore, 1926. First Edition. Octavo; 23pp. Very Good copy in original grey printe and stapled wrappers (now housed in a pressboard binder). Laid in is a single 8 1/2" x 17" printed sheet 'Short Bibliography of Rugs and Carpets (Oriental and European) compiled by Arthur U. Dilley.
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Three Private Presses (SIGNED)

by Sewell, Brocard

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Published
1979
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First Edition Limited No. 148 of 250 copies SIGNED by the author
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Published by Christopher Skelton, 1979. First Edition Limited No. 148 of 250 copies SIGNED by the author. Large 8vo. 54, [1] pp. Bibliography. Folding facsimile broadside in rear pocket. Tissue guards inside front and rear covers present. Green cloth spine over color illustrated boards; gilt lettering to front cover & spine; in publisher's clear acetate dustjacket. A fine copy.… Read more
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Sir Emery Walker: 1851 - 1933 (SIGNED)

by Harrop, Dorothy A.

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Published
1986
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First Edition Limited No. 131 of 350 copies SIGNED by the author
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London: The Nine Elms Press, 1986. First Edition Limited No. 131 of 350 copies SIGNED by the author. 8vo. 32, [4] pp. Bibliography. Mauve and lilac Morris 'Willow' pattern paper wrappers with lilac title label on front cover. Sir Emery Walker was an English engraver, photographer and printer, early socialist, friend and collaborator of William Morris, T. J. Cobden-Sanderson,… Read more
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Popierius Lietuvoje XV-XVIIIa = Paper in Lithuania in XV-XVIII Centuries

by Laucevicius, E. (The Central Library of the Academy of Sciences of the Lithuanian SSR)

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Published
1967
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First Edition
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Vilnius: Mintis, 1967. First Edition. Folio; 577pp in pale green cloth lettered in gold with illustration of papermaking on front cover. Reproduces 4276 paper watermarks used in Lithuania from the fifteenth through eighteenth centuries. Very heavy volume; foreign or expedited shipping will incur additional shipping charges.
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The Minotaur (20 issues)

by Hussey, S. E.

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Published
1966
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First Edition
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South Pasadena: Press of the Minotaur, 1966. First Edition. Complete in 20 issues. Small 8vo. Various paginations (8, 12, or 16 pp). Presscraft by Earl Foster Myers. Light blue or cream staplebound wrappers with color stylized image of a minotaur on front covers. Light age toning; small date stamps on rear covers of two issues; near fine copies of… Read more
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cover of 'The Library of Congress: Division of Chinese and Japanese Literature, 1930-1931' bound together with 'Orientalia Added 1931-32,' 'Orientalia Added 1932-33' etc.

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Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1941. First Edition thus. Octavo; 263-310pp; 184-215pp; 1-23pp; 1-21pp; 183-216pp; 168-204pp; 170-207pp; 210-248pp; 242-283pp; 154-187pp. A Fine copy of 10 annual 'The Division of Orientalia' reports extracted from the Annual Report of the Librarian of Congress from 1932 to 1941, and brought together in later green fabrikoid. A total of 10 Division… Read more
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25: A Quarter-Century of Triumphs and Disasters in the Microcosm of the Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing

by Duensing, Paul Hayden

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Published
1976
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First Edition, Limited to 250 copies
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Kalamazoo, MI: The Private Press, 1976. First Edition, Limited to 250 copies. Square 8vo. [37] pp. Illustrations (some in color). Black cloth with red illustration & lettering. Minor wear else a fine copy. Paul Hayden Duensing (1950-2006) was a private typefounder and one of the founding members of the American Typecasting Fellowship. Duensing was an important part of the… Read more
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The Oxford History of the Irish Book: Volume IV The Irish Book in English 1800-1891

by Murphy, James H.

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Published
2011
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First Edition
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9780198187318
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. First Edition. 8vo. xx, 732 pp. Illustrations; tables. Bibliography; Index. "... details the story of the book in Ireland from the Act of Union, which ended Ireland's lucrative exemption from British copyright, to the Irish revival." - rear cover.
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Printograms of an Old Printer

by Arnoldy, Bronislave

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First Edition Thus
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Detroit: Published by the author, No date. First Edition Thus. Small 8vo. [52] pp. Stiff tan softcover in very good condition (some smudging to covers; some internal smudging; minor pencil notations pertinent to the content). These Printograms are Editorials reprinted from "Craftopics" of the Detroit Club of Printing House Craftsmen, Detroit, Michigan.
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Bibliografia de Bernard Berenson

by Mostyn-Owen, William

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Published
1955
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First edition; limited to 1000 copies
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Milan: Electa Editrice, 1955. First edition; limited to 1000 copies. 4to. 74pp. Black & white illustrations; facsimile copies of autographed pages, etc. Salmon paper covered boards; titles on paper labels to front board and spine. All edges neat and clean. Near fine.
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