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												George W. Jones printer laureate by  Lawrence Wallis
	 - Hardcover
			 - 2004
		 - from Rulon-Miller Books (SKU: 52671)

George W. Jones printer laureate

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George W. Jones printer laureate

by Wallis, Lawrence

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[Nottingham & West New York, NJ]: Plough Press, Mark Batty, publisher, 2004. Special Limited Edition, limited to 15 copies (this, no. 4), with a printed label mounted on the front pastedown giving the information about this special edition. which is hand-numbered and signed by the author; 8vo, pp. 128; frontispiece portrait, 30 illustrations in the text of Jones's printing and other illustrations; original half black morocco over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine, hand-bound at The Fine Bindery of Wellingborough; accompanied by a small folio portfolio containg 8 examples of printing by Jones, including The Linotype and Printing Machinery Record (July 1926), 20pp. plus wrappers, with Lawrence Wallis's bookplate; 6 bifolia from assorted works, and an 8-p. gathering from The Canterbury Tales; both volumes contained in a specially made slipcase of gray paper-covered boards and black cloth sides; fine. Two printed dust jackets for the trade edition also laid in.

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
52671
Title
George W. Jones printer laureate
Author
Wallis, Lawrence
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Plough Press, Mark Batty, publisher
Place of Publication
[Nottingham & West New York, NJ]
Date Published
2004
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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
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spine
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fine
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morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also... [More]
wrappers
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