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Paperworks: Canada/USA

by COMPTON, Kathleen

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Attic Books
Published
1983
Condition
Near fine
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$15.00

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Calgary: Alberta College of Art Gallery, 1983. Softcover. Near fine. 32, [2] p. 21 x 27 cm. 14 illustrations, 4 in colour. Staplebound booklet. Artists: Helmut Becker; K. Jack Butler; Coco Gordon; Michelle Heon; Susan Warner Keene; Winifred Lutz; Cherie Moses; Gilles Morissette; Nance O'Banion; Anne Flaten Pixley; Carol Rosen; Czashka M. J. Ross; Sylvia Seventy; Alexandra… Read more
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A Life of Ts'Ai Lung and Japanese Paper Making

by NARITA, Kiyofusa

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Attic Books
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
Revised and enlarged edition
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$40.00

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Tokyo: The Dainihon Press, 1966. Revised and enlarged edition. Paperback. Fine. 106 p. 18 cm. Colour tipped-in frontispiece and two colour plates within. 26 b&w illustrations. Pictorial softcover with transparent plastic cover. First published in 1954, the book portrays the life of Ts'ai Lung, the inventor of paper. It then goes on to give a brief history of… Read more
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How Hammermill Bond is Made

by Hammermill Paper Company

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Published
1930
Condition
Near fine
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$20.00

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Erie, Pennsylvania: Hammermill Paper Company, 1930. Original wraps. Near fine. [8] p. 21 cm. Tipped in sample sheet of colour papers. Middle leaf is a two page fold-out with photographs of the factory. Staplebound booklet. Owner's label.
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English Artists' Paper: Renaissance to Regency

by KRILL, John

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Attic Books
Published
2002
Condition
New
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781584560555
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$49.95

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New Castle, Delaware; Winterthur, DE: Oak Knoll Press; Winterthur Museum, 2002. Second Edition. Hardcover. New/new. 250 p. 26 cm. Illustrations. Red cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. This edition has 100 additional pages of text and 100 new illustrations. Works cited in text. Index.
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A Few Specimen Pages and an Introductory Note on Fine Printing

by GOUDY, Frederic W.

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Published
[1929]
Condition
Near fine
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$35.00

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Mittineague, Massachusetts: Strathmore Paper Company, [1929]. Booklet. Near fine. 19 leaves. 25 cm. Illustrations. Card covers. Owner's label on a front endpaper.
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Paper's Progress

by [CARRUTHERS, George].

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Attic Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
22 out of 120 copies
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$50.00

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Queenston, Ontario: Bartholomew-Tide Press, 2001. 22 out of 120 copies. Hardcover. Fine. [16 p.]. 14 cm. Green cloth hardcover with silver lettering. A brief sample of text from Carruthers' Paper in the Making, 1947. Created for the Mackenzie Heritage Printery Museum's Bartholomew-tide Book Arts Fair in 2001.
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Alice Through the Paper-Mill

by WRAGG, Arthur

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Published
1940
Condition
Very good
Edition
Originally printed for private circulation and not for sale
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$75.00

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Bournbrook, Birmingham: C. H. Foyle of Boxfoldia Ltd., 1940. Originally printed for private circulation and not for sale. Hardcover. Very good. 55 p. 25 cm. 12 full-page b&w illustrations by the author. Grey paper-covered boards with tan cloth spine. Mild wear to covers, corners bumped. Front endpaper has label of former owner, small pencil marks and slight… Read more
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Ottawa: Restrictive Trade Practices Commission, Department of Justice, 1962. Card Covers. Very Good. RTPC No. 19. xxxiii, 684 p. 25 cm. 26 tables. Grey card covers with black print. Notation in black marker on front cover and spine. Combines Investigation Act. Topics: the container board and shipping container industries; post-war organization of the industry; instruments and practices… Read more
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$45.00
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Lexikon der Papierverarbeitung (Volume 2 only)

by BIAGOSCH, Heinrich

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
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$65.00

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Berlin: Verlag der Papier-Zeitung, 1930. Leather Bound. Very Good. 719 p. 25 cm. 400 b&w figures. Quarter leather with brown cloth boards. Light wear to extremities. Bookplate on front pastedown. Dictionary of the paper industry. German text.
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Notes Towards an Account of Paper Mills in Oxfordshire

by WAKEMAN, Frances

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Attic Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Plough Press: Kidlington, Oxford, England; New Castle, Del., 1991. First Edition. Card covers. Near Fine. Limited to 125 copies of which this is no. 89. [8 p.]. 18 cm. Brown card covers. Former owner's label on first page.
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Marbling: Methods and Receipts from Four Centuries with Other Instructions Useful to Bookbinders

by McKay, Barry (ed.)

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Kidlington, Oxford; New Castle, Delaware: Plough Press; Oak Knoll Books, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Limited to 500 copies. 85 p. 27 cm. 18 original tipped-in samples. Green cloth hardcover. Lower corners slightly bumped.
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Early Paper-Mills of New England

by GOOLD, William

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Published
1875
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Boston: Historic and Genealogical Register, 1875. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. 8 p. 24 cm. Grey paper covered booklet. Former owner's label on first page. "Read at a meeting of the Maine Historical Society, at Bath, Feb. 19, 1874, and communicated to the Historic and Genealogical Register for April, 1875."
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Der Vollkommne Papierfarber / The Accomplished Paper Colorer

by WOLFE, Richard J. (trans.)

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Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. As New. Ltd. ed. of 300 copies, of which 275 are for sale. 176 p. 20 cm. Half blue cloth with patterned paper boards. Facsimile and translation into English of the earliest extant German treatise on paper marbling and decoration.
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