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THE AMERICAN PRINTER, 1787-1825
Charlottesville:The University Press of Virginia. (1967). 189pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Binding is clean and tight, with only minimal wear to the edges and spine. Interior is clean, bright and free of any stray markings. Overall, this is a fine copy.
$35.00
A DICTIONARY OF THE ART OF PRINTING
[London: Gregg Press Ltd. 1966.] Hardcover, no jacket, as issued. viii+815pp. Facsimile reprint of the London 1841 edition. We obtained this copy directly from the publisher, it has never been privately owned. It is in brand new condition. A comprehensive volume, including topics of Composing, Casting Up, Fine Presswork, Galvanism, Imposing, Inking Apparatus, Machines, Newspapers, Paper, Price of Pages, and much more. (cfm)
$60.00
A GRAB [HORN] BAG, ORIGINAL PAGES FOUND BY EXCAVATORS AT 642 COMMERCIAL STREET, SAN FRANCISCO
San Francisco; Grabhorn Press, [ca. 1940]. Folio of pages from various books printed at The Grabhorn Press.  Inculdes 14 specimen pages.  Good condition.  Decorated folio cover is unevenly sun darkened. Interior cover sheet is moderately foxed. The 14 specimen pages are all VG with a very few light foxing spots.  Several in color, all on fine paper.  Nice examples of the work of the Grabhorn Press, an American producer of finely printed books in the first half of the 20th century.  (cfm)
$70.00
THE GREEN BOOK OF TYPE. Containing Specimens of The Various Faces Both Ancient and Modern Available for Your Use at The Winston Press...With Rules, Borders, Ornaments and The Like. And with Suggestions for their Effective Combination
New York: Winson Press, Inc. 1926. 1st edition. 88pp. Hardcover. Green boards moderately soiled and worm at edges (to boards at points). Internally, a large presentation bookplate from the publisher on the inside front board with no other previous owners marks or signatures. A very good copy. With a sample broadside, stained along edges, laid in.
$75.00
THE LETTER FORMS AND TYPE DESIGNS OF ERIC GILL
Boston:Eva Svensson and David Godine Publisher. (1977). 63pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good, clean copy with a very good, slightly soiled and price clipped dust jacket.  
$35.00
THE PRINTED BOOK IN AMERICA
Hanover, NH:Published for The Dartmouth College Library by The University Press of New England. (1989). Illustrated. 250pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Both in fine condition, still in publishers shrinkwrap.
$45.00

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