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The Typographic Book 1450 - 1935:  a study of fine typography through five centuries, exhibited in upwards of 350 title and text pages drawn from presses working in the European tradition.

The Typographic Book 1450 - 1935: a study of fine typography through five centuries, exhibited in upwards of 350 title and text pages drawn from presses working in the European tradition.

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The Typographic Book 1450 - 1935: a study of fine typography through five centuries, exhibited in upwards of 350 title and text pages drawn from presses working in the European tradition.

by Morison, Stanley, Kenneth Day, eds

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Chicago: University of Chicago, 1963. Hardcover. VG+/VG. ...with an introductory essay by Stanley Morison and supplemental material by Kennth Day. Large 4to, black cloth, gilt titles, xiii, 66, 377 plates, index. VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD jacket: dj has some lite edgewear, discoloring and rubbing to spine (in mylar) A must-have for your book arts collection.

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Bygone Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
10508
Title
The Typographic Book 1450 - 1935: a study of fine typography through five centuries, exhibited in upwards of 350 title and text pages drawn from presses working in the European tradition.
Author
Morison, Stanley, Kenneth Day, eds
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - VG+
Jacket Condition
VG
Quantity Available
1
Publisher
Chicago: University of Chicago
Date Published
1963
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
PRINTING BOOK ARTS TYPOGRAPHY
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Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Spine
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Cloth
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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...
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