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The Story Of Frederic W Goudy

The Story Of Frederic W Goudy

by Peter Beilenson

Anatomy Of Lettering

Anatomy Of Lettering

by Russell Laker

The Art Of Etching

The Art Of Etching

by E S Lumsden

The Art Of the Printer

The Art Of the Printer

by Stanley Morison

Early Printed Books

Early Printed Books

by E Gordon Duff

Dr Johnson's Printer

Dr Johnson's Printer

by J A Cochrane

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Fine Print

by Sandra Editor Kirshenbaum

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Printing For Pleasure

by John Ryder

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The Birds Of Africa Volume 3

by Emil K, Fry, and Keith, Stuart Urban

Printing Books & Ephemera

The Process Engraver\'s Compendium

The Process Engraver's Compendium

by Engravers, Federation Of Master Process

Paper

Paper

by Gilmour, S Carter

A TROJAN ENDING

A TROJAN ENDING

by Riding, Laura

NY: Random Hose & Seizin Press. VG+ book, FAIR DJ. DJ w 1" chips & two long ragged closed tear.. (1937). 1st stated. Hardcover.. VG+ book, fair DJ(in Brodart). FINE text block BUT gutter lines inside both covers glue browned. Tight. . No aging, foxing, memorabelia, etc. Book tends to stay closed when stood on its edge, a good sign of having been read with care. .
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$25.00
The History of Printing in America

The History of Printing in America

by Thomas, Isaiah

New York: Weathervane Books, 1970. Hardcover, very good condition. Jacket has some shelfwear and tanning to the spine, slight bumps to the spine ends but internally the text is bright and clear throughout. DP. Hardcover. Very Good. Used.
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£8.00
The Gutenberg Bible; The Property of the General Theological Seminary New York City

The Gutenberg Bible; The Property of the General Theological Seminary New York City

by Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc

New York: Christie, Manson and Woods, 1978. First edition. Boards. Orig. printed maroon boards. Fine in slightly nicked dust wrapper. 26 pages. 30 x 23 cm. Illustrated in color and black and white. Locations of copies of the Gutenberg Bible world-wide.
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$40.00
Revolution on Paper Mexican Prints 1910-1960

Revolution on Paper Mexican Prints 1910-1960

by Dawn Ades and Alison McClean

London: The British Museum Press, 2009. Excellent book on Mexican prints and posters 1910-1960 pubished for an exhibition at the British Museum 22nd October 2009 to 28th February 2010. Catalogue has 192 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w illustrations plus very informative text, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 10 ¾ x 9½ Inches. Card Covers.
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£16.99
A Visit From a Mountain

A Visit From a Mountain

by ROOKE, R

Francestown, NH, 1988. 10 copies printed by R. Rooke. Softcover. Very good. 8 p. each. 17 cm. Grey paper covers tied with white thread. We have 8 copies here along with some extra covers, a mock-up copy, and a misprinted copy with text on a slant on one page.
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$45.00
English Music Printing, 1553-1700

English Music Printing, 1553-1700

by Krummel D. W

London: The Bibliographical Society, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. New. xi, 188 pp. 4to. 62 illustrations. Facsimiles. Appendix: A Chronological Synopsis of Music Type Faces. Bibliography. Index.
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$40.00
THE INSTRUMENT: An Essay on Typography

THE INSTRUMENT: An Essay on Typography

by Gill, Eric

San Francisco: University Of California Extension Center. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1974. No edition noted. Softcover. Reprint of the chapter entitled The Instrument, from the author's An Essay on Typography, first published in 1931. Sewn white wraps, press pictured on cover.; 5.5 x 8.5"; [10] pp; Slight soiling to wraps, otherwise fine. .
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$15.00
Grimsby Wayzgoose Anthologies 1982-2004

Grimsby Wayzgoose Anthologies 1982-2004

by Various

Grimsby, Ontario, 1982-2004. Hardcover. Near fine. 23 vols. Unpaginated. 23 cm. Over 1,000 b&w and colour illustrations. Bound in numerous colours and materials. '82, '86 and '87 have light soiling to front covers. A wayzgoose was a traditional gift from a master printer to his workmen each year in celebration of St. Bartholomew's Day in order to mark the end of the summer season and the beginning of autumn when work had to be done by candlelight. The tradition has continued into... Read more
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$3,000.00
Specimens from A Child's Garden of Verses : with nine poems not published in prior editions.

Specimens from A Child's Garden of Verses : with nine poems not published in prior editions.

by STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS

San Francisco: The Press in Tuscany Alley, 1996. Limited Edition. Soft Cover. Fine condition. 10 pp; 4to; flexible, paper covered boards; tipped-in color frontis and page of initials from the book; 9 folded speciment sheets in rear pocket.
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$35.00
Frank Norris, Collected Letters

Frank Norris, Collected Letters

by NORRIS, FRANK

San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1986. 500 copies printed by Will Henry Powers and Wesley B. Tanner. Fine condition in Fine jacket. 238 pp.; 4to; red cloth back over patterned paper boards; black spine label stamped in gilt; in plain paper jacket; title page woodcut portrait of Norris by Rik Olson; full page reproduction of oil painting of Norris by Ernest Piexotto.
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$40.00
Language: Enemy, Pursuit

Language: Enemy, Pursuit

by Benveniste, Asa

Berkeley: Poltroon Press. Very Good. 1980. First Edition. Softcover. A prettily designed catalog of poet, designer and publisher Asa Benveniste's Trigram Press, founded in 1965. The illustrated light brown wrapper is lighter at the spine, but it's uncertain whether this was actually part of the design. Light corner wear to wrapper. Color ink, [15] pages. One of one hundred copies. ; 10" x 6" .
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$50.00
The History of Printing in America: with a Biography of Printers & an Account of Newspapers

The History of Printing in America: with a Biography of Printers & an Account of Newspapers

by Thomas, Isaiah

New York: Weathervane Books, 1970 The dust jacket is worn and tanned. The edges of the book are a little foxed. 650 pages. Due to the disruption to international deliveries as a result of COVID-19 we are currently only posting items WITHIN AUSTRALIA.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Size F: 9"-10" Tall (228-254mm).
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AU$24.00
Practical Modern Mertalithography

Practical Modern Mertalithography

by Joseph Goodman

Hertfordshire UK: Garden City Press Ltd, 1914. Very informative book on Metalithography, its history, macinery, technical details and much more. 230 pages plus32 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some foxing to blank endpapers the paper at the front inner hinge looks as if it has split atsome time and been neatly and soundly repaired. Many B/w and colour photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards a little marked... Read more
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£65.00
The Art of Etching : a Complete & fully illustrated description of etching, drypoint, soft-ground etching, aquatint

The Art of Etching : a Complete & fully illustrated description of etching, drypoint, soft-ground etching, aquatint

by Lumsden, E. S. (Ernest S.), 1883-

Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott Co., [1925].. Hard Cover. 376 p., 203 illus., index, 20 cm. Title continues: " & their allied arts, together with technical notes upon their own work by many of the leading etchers of the present time / by E.S. Lumsden." Series: New Art Library. Stock# 102,272. Vg / no dj.
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$25.00
The Athenaeum Press

The Athenaeum Press

by Anon

[Cambridge, Mass.]: [Ginn & Company]. Very Good with no dust jacket. [1927]. No edition noted. Hardcover. Booklet showcasing the Press and it's capabilties. Orange paper wraps, stapled, photographs illustrate production activities at the press. ; Oblong, 8 x 6"; [36] pp; Wraps edgeworn, including one small missing piece on rear cover, tiny closed tears, first 2 pages with light soiling. .
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$15.00
Stanley Morison and Eric Gill 1925-1933

Stanley Morison and Eric Gill 1925-1933

by CLEVERDON, Douglas

Privately Printed, 1983. Softcover. Near fine. Limited to 230 copies of which this is no. 15. Unpaginated. 25 cm. 11 b&w illustrations. Softcover. A little wear to label edges.
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$75.00
Paper and The Graphic Arts

Paper and The Graphic Arts

by Barrie, Oliver S.; Carpenter Paper Company

Carpenter Paper Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1951 (1938). Softcover. Contains a wealth of practical information about printing and presswork. Seven ring black leatherette loose leaf notebook with tabs and typescrpt text printed front side only. Index tabs cover Paper pulps & mfg., Paper tests, Paper sales information, Paper complaints, Printing processes, Offset process paper, Presses & operation, Offset process inks, Offset process printing problems, Offset process suggestions,... Read more
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$150.00
Print: A Quarterly Journal of the Graphic Arts  Volume I Numbers 1-4

Print: A Quarterly Journal of the Graphic Arts Volume I Numbers 1-4

New Haven: William Edwin Rudge, 1940. Softcover. Very Good. Softcover. The first four issues of this still fascinating journal that covered all aspects of the graphic arts. Each issue has a number of articles sometimes interspersed with printing examples and ephemera. Each issue has a different cover design. A couple of the covers have light fading but still very good. Interiors are very good or better. The issues were in a cardboard chemise and housed in a slip case. The chemise is in pieces and the... Read more
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$100.00
Woodburytype illustration of Walter Farquhar Hook

Woodburytype illustration of Walter Farquhar Hook

by BRIGGS, W. K. (from a portrait by)

London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1878. Good. One 22 cm page with 12 cm b&w portrait adhered. From a portrait by W. K. Briggs. Printed for the late Thomas Eagland, sometime Churchwarden of Leeds Parish Church. This was a frontispiece portrait and the title page of book attached: The Life and Letters of Walter Farquhar Hook, vol. I by his son-in-law W. R. W. Stephens. London: Richard Bentley & Sons, 1878.
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$25.00
The British Printer No. 105 Vol. XVIII June - July 1905

The British Printer No. 105 Vol. XVIII June - July 1905

Leicester: Raithby, Lawrence & Co., 1905. 113 - 166 + 72 pp. advertisements, colour & b/w illustrations. Scarce trade publication. Minor wear, soiling to covers, contents fine. [541] Size: 285mm. x 230mm.. First Edition.. Card Covers. Very Good. 285mm. x 230mm.. Magazine/Periodical.
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£25.00
OCAP Anthology '84: A gathering of signatures created by members of the Print Making Department of the Ontario College of Art

OCAP Anthology '84: A gathering of signatures created by members of the Print Making Department of the Ontario College of Art

by Ontario College of Art

Toronto: Ontario College of Art Press, 1984. Limited edition of 100. Leather bound. Near fine. Unpaginated. 32 cm. Numerous colour and b&w illustrations. Green cloth spine with green paper covered boards. Blank impressing. Boards faded at edges. Light edge wear. Part 1 of the OCAP volumes. Various signatures produced by different printers, all listed at front. Some truly beautiful work, especially the paper cutouts by Paul Dempsey.
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$350.00
Machine-Set Type Faces

Machine-Set Type Faces

by Spartan Typographers

Oakland: Spartan Typographers, [1960s]. . 4to. 46 pp. Soft covers with folded wraps. Good with marginal edgewear and chipped spine. Perforated holes for filing in general catalog. Prospectus of machine-set faces. Address listed as "2112 West Street, Oakland." From the Collection of Steve Reoutt (1938-2008). A longtime California College of the Arts Graphic Design faculty member (41 years to be exact) and professor emeritus, Reoutt also was a book illustrator, curator, painter, and... Read more
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$50.00
Letterpress Machine Work: Volume Two (This volume only)

Letterpress Machine Work: Volume Two (This volume only)

by Radford, R.G

London: Staples Press Limited, 1957. Revised. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. VOLUME TWO ONLY! Revised edition, 1957, black cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 251pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild shelfwear to boards, binding tight, text clean and unmarked but gently toned, with foxing to top edge of text block. DJ VG with rubbing, toning, mild soil and edgewear.
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$15.00
On the Aesthetic Values that are to be Found in the Printed Work of Bruce Rogers

On the Aesthetic Values that are to be Found in the Printed Work of Bruce Rogers

by RUZICKA, Rudolph

New York: The American Institute of Graphic Arts, 1939. Hardcover. Near fine. 7 p. 26 cm. Frontispiece. Hardcover. Small owner's label on rear pastedown endpaper. Written for an exhibition of Rogers' work at the Grolier Club, Vobember 16th, 1938.
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$30.00
The First Century of Printmaking 1400-1500 A Catalogue Compiled By Elizabeth Mongan and Carl O. Schniewind An Exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago January 30-March 2 1941

The First Century of Printmaking 1400-1500 A Catalogue Compiled By Elizabeth Mongan and Carl O. Schniewind An Exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago January 30-March 2 1941

by MONGAN, Elizabeth, Carl O.Schniewind

Chicago: Lakeside Press, 1941. Softcover. Good. Exhibition. Paperback in Good Condition, covers browned and stained, spine browned, spine ends rubbed.
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$20.00