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Printing Papers, Limited Edition 2,000 Copies by  William Bond Wheelwright - Hardcover - Limited Edition, 2,000 copies - 1936 - from Calix Books (SKU: biblio131)

Printing Papers, Limited Edition 2,000 Copies

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Printing Papers, Limited Edition 2,000 Copies

by Wheelwright, William Bond

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About This Item

OCLC Number 3051007; 2000 copies printed November, 1936, on Hermes extra strong book paper. xiv, 133, [1] pages : frontispiece, illustrations, diagrams ; 24 cm

by William Bond Wheelwright ; with foreword by Otto G. Kress.

A fine copy with numerous illustrations and explanations of the papermaking process. A good book for the beginning collector to learn about how paper is made for printing. Crisp and clean throughout with very small exterior bumping on corners of the boards. No cove present or was issued with this book (probably glassine wrapped for shipment). Also a signed letter from David T. Pottinger, Associate Director of the Harvard University Press, Cambridge Massachusetts, dated August 1st, 1939 thanking 'Bill' for his lecture. Folds to letter with nice logo and chip with loss of paper top left corner, not affecting text.

OCLC Shows: 5 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide

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Bookseller
Calix Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
biblio131
Title
Printing Papers, Limited Edition 2,000 Copies
Author
Wheelwright, William Bond
Format/binding
8vo
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
None present
Quantity available
1
Edition
Limited Edition, 2,000 copies
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press
Place of Publication
Chicago, Illinois
Date published
1936
Keywords
paper making, paper, printing, printing techniques, bookmaking, bookmakers, papermakers
Bookseller catalogs
Art and Poetry;
Size
8vo

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About Calix Books

Calix Books is an on-line bookstore offering a wide range of books and ephemera. We do have specialty areas, for example, early Americana as well as rare religious works dating back to the 13th century, including a selection of Books of Hours.

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