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THE HOUSE OF ENSCHEDE 1703-1953

THE HOUSE OF ENSCHEDE 1703-1953

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THE HOUSE OF ENSCHEDE 1703-1953: I- Seven Generations of Printers and Typefounders, II- A Short History of the Firm, III- A Six-Century Anthology of the Types

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Haarlem: Joh. Enschede en Zonen, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. lxi + 147 p. 5 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. Red and gold spotted paper binding on hard boards, black lettering on spine and cover on paper labels. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear to covers and spine, spine faded, edges of text block lightly yellowed, top edge of text block lightly foxed, ffep. & rfep. lightly tanned, pages clean, binding tight.

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Andre Strong Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2557
Title
THE HOUSE OF ENSCHEDE 1703-1953
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Joh. Enschede en Zonen
Place of Publication
Haarlem
Date published
1953
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I buy collections of books from estates in Downeast Maine and in France. We now have 2 used book stores open year round located at 33 water st Blue Hill Me. Red Gap Books (used books) & Andre Strong Bookseller (Antiquarian)

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ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
rfep
The portion of the endpaper which is left loose after binding. The first loose page upon opening a book from the rear. It may be...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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