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International Directory of Antiquarian Booksellers 1931/32

by Matthias, Richard, Editor

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Lippincott Books
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GVG
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$35.00

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Weimar: Straubing & Müller. Hardcover. GVG. vi, 336 pp. With numerous bookseller advertisements on endpapers and throughout text. Bookseller entries are in the language of their country of origin. Organized in three parts: Part I: list of firms in alphabetical order; Part II: list of firms arranged geographically by country and then by… Read more
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Boston: George Coleman Company, 1923. Hardcover. Very Good. xv, 126 pp. Dark green cloth, titles gilt. 18 illustrations. Light wear to spine edges, glue residue on front board, otherwise clean & tight, many uncut pages.
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$50.00
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The First Pirate

by Householder, Fred W

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Lippincott Books
Published
1943
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Fair
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$15.00

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Oxford: University Press of America, 1943. Paper Wrappers. Fair. Monograph. pp. 30-46. Reprinted from the transactions of The Bibliographical Society, The Library. Front cover detached, wear to edges. "We know of three early printed editions of the fourth book of St. Augustine's de Doctrina Christiana, to which the separate title de Arte… Read more
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Practical Printing, A Handbook of the Art of Typography

by Southward, John

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Lippincott Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780824038960
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1980. Hardcover. Fine. 640 pp. Brown cloth, spine title gilt. Facsimile of the original 1882 edition printed in London. 3 plates, numerous wood engravings. Published just before mechanical typesetting became feasible, Practical Printing contains a last summation of the art of hand composition, with unusually detailed instructions for such difficult… Read more
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1980. Hardcover. Fine. 325 pp. Brown cloth, title gilt on spine. Facsimile of the original 1856 edition printed by Henry Baird. With a new introduction by Sidney F. Hunter. 12 plates. Intended for book collectors and amateurs, as well as for the "practical workman," Nicholson's manual is… Read more
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$65.00
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John Fell, the University Press and the 'Fell' Types.

by Morison, Stanley

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Lippincott Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
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$80.00

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New York: Garland Publishing, 1981. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 315 pp. Folio. Authorized facsimile of the original edition printed by Oxford at the Clarendon Press in 1967. Includes numerous illustrations within the text and 23 plates. With a new introduction by Nicolas Barker. John Fell established the French sixteenth-century and the… Read more
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