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The Officina Bodoni: An Account of the Work of a Hand Press 1923-1977 by  Giovanni Mardersteig - First edition - 1980 - from Thorn Books (SKU: 22243)

The Officina Bodoni: An Account of the Work of a Hand Press 1923-1977

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The Officina Bodoni: An Account of the Work of a Hand Press 1923-1977

by Mardersteig, Giovanni

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Fine
ISBN 10
8885033059
ISBN 13
9788885033054
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About This Item

Verona: Edizioni Valdonega, 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Two volumes. 4to. Leather spines, gilt titles; tan buckram sides, top edge of volume 1 gilt. Edited and translated by Hans Schmoller, Number 12 of 125 special copies (99 for sale) with 10 original leaves from books printed at the press contained in volume 2. A fine set in publisher fine slipcase.

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Bookseller
Thorn Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
22243
Title
The Officina Bodoni: An Account of the Work of a Hand Press 1923-1977
Author
Mardersteig, Giovanni
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
8885033059
ISBN 13
9788885033054
Publisher
Edizioni Valdonega
Place of Publication
Verona
Date Published
1980
Bookseller catalogs
Rare Books;
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About Thorn Books

Thorn Books offers antiquarian, rare and out-of-print books. Frequently updated catalogues are available online in our specialty areas: King Arthur; Early Britain; Western Americana; California; Literature; and Rare Books. We are open by appointment only. Thorn Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers of American (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), and the Independent League of Online Booksellers (IOBA).

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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]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
buckram
A plain weave fabric normally made from cotton or linen which is stiffened with starch or other chemicals to cover the book... [More]

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