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ERHARD RATDOLT: THE FATHER OF TYPOGRAPHIC DECORATION by Douglas C. McMurtrie - First Edition - 1936 - from Michael Pyron, Bookseller (SKU: 3363)

ERHARD RATDOLT: THE FATHER OF TYPOGRAPHIC DECORATION

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ERHARD RATDOLT: THE FATHER OF TYPOGRAPHIC DECORATION

by Douglas C. McMurtrie

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Very Good binding
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Chicago: Privately Printed, 1936. Original Wrappers. Very Good binding. 12mo. 12 pp. Limited Edition, one of 200 copies. Original stapled wrappers. 3 facsimiles, one of which is the full centerfold spread. A nice copy with only light toning to the covers. An interesting inquiry by the noted bibliographer and book historian into the earliest uses and successes of woodcut initials and decorations. Uncommon.

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Bookseller
Michael Pyron, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
3363
Title
ERHARD RATDOLT: THE FATHER OF TYPOGRAPHIC DECORATION
Author
Douglas C. McMurtrie
Format/binding
Original Wrappers
Book condition
Used - Very Good binding
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Privately Printed
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date published
1936
Keywords
VABA2016 Ephemera|Books on books
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Books on books; Ephemera;

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About the Seller

Michael Pyron, Bookseller

Seller rating:
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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
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About Michael Pyron, Bookseller

Booksellers for more than 15 years, offering a general stock with an emphasis in Special Press, Art and Photography, Literature and Americana. We prided in our high level of customer service—if you aren't satisfied with either the book or the service you've received let us know about it so we can make you happy. Additionally, we offer a wide range of bookbinding and book repair services. Check us out atfacebook.com/michaelpyronbookbinder.Given the nuances in book repair and binding, I can offer a close estimate based on images of your book, but will need to have book in hand in order give you a firm estimate. And as always, we buy books!

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12mo
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wrappers
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