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Iowa: The Home for Immigrants, Being a Treatise on the Resources of Iowa, and Giving Useful...

Iowa: The Home for Immigrants, Being a Treatise on the Resources of Iowa, and Giving Useful Information with Regard to the State, the Benefit of Immigrants and Others

by Iowa Board of Immigration

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Des Moines, IA: Mills & Co., Printers and Publishers, 1870. First Edition. Paperback. Good. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 x 5 11/16 inches. 96 pp. Frontispiece is a small foldout map of Iowa, list of Board of Immigration members, preface, figures and illustrations throughout including an attractive series of woodcut tailpieces for each chapter, statistics, index; text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers; binding square and tight, light shelf wear, tape repair to head of spine. Ex library markings of the Connecticut Board of Immigration with their bookplate inside front cover, blind-stamps on title page and folding map, library call number label on front cover at head of spine, security label removed from inside rear cover. Good. What do you do when you live is a sparsely populated continent, and you want your section to be filled with enterprising individuals who will be "good" property owners and create wealth through individual striving? You establish the Iowa Board of Immigration, of… Read more
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Compressed Air Handbook for Garages and Service Stations

by Ingersoll-Rand

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New York City:: Ingersoll-Rand,, 1934. Very Good. Pamphlet. 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches. 48 pp. The first half of the volume is illustrated with many halftone photographs, the second half has many technical tables and diagrams, 32 pages of graph paper bound in the middle of the volume is enhanced in this instance with 3 pages of manuscript notes documenting the costs of operating a motor vehicle in the 1930s; text clean, unmarked, except for manuscript notes on the provided graph paper, very minor toning, more to the first page of the graph paper. Red printed wraps, stapled; binding square and tight, small nick just above the foot of the spine. SCARCE. Very Good. Ingersoll-Rand produced Type 30 Air Compressors for use in garages and service stations. Contains diagrams, describes the parts and how to use and maintain the machinery. Includes a number of drawings of various compressors, as well as photographic illustrations of the compressors in use. Technical tables at the end. Includes manuscript… Read more
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Ten Years on The Iowa Frontier: Pioneer Experiences of William H. Ingham in the Fifties

Ten Years on The Iowa Frontier: Pioneer Experiences of William H. Ingham in the Fifties

by Harvey Ingham (1858-1949)

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N. P.:: N. P, 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. Unpaginated. [92 pages]. Frontispiece portrait of author, illustrated with halftone photographs throughout; text clean, unmarked, with the exception of a blue-ink fingerprint on the title page. Gilt-stamped brown cloth, patterned endpapers; binding square and tight, corners bumped and rubbed. Bookplate of Peninsular Chapter, Alpha Delta Phi on front pastedown. Very Good. William H. Ingham (1827-1914) was born in frontier Herkimer County, New York. An aborted trip to the California gold fields in 1849 found Ingham in Minnesota and Iowa where he explored western Iowa and finally settled in Kossuth County in north west Iowa. From his vantage point as one of the first white people in the state, William Ingham's accounts are given great weight, but the journalist Harvey Ingham has done his best to corroborate these accounts with those of William Ingham's contemporaries. William Ingham went on to… Read more
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I T U Lessons in Printing, Elements of Composition

I T U Lessons in Printing, Elements of Composition

by International Typographical Union, Bureau of Education

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Indianapolis, IN: International Typographical Union, 1947. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Later Edition. 8vo. 8 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches. 10 separate sections separately paginated. Profusely illustrated, index; occasional ink and pencil marginalia. Gilt-stamped dark blue cloth; binding square and tight, rubbed. Very Good. Lessons in the Elements of Composition, 1 through 10, complete, plus the index, issued as a single volume.
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Forty Devices from (and by) many Typophiles

Forty Devices from (and by) many Typophiles

by O. Alfred Dickman (1910-1996) and Paul Arthur Bennett (1897-1966) introduction

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The Composing Room, Inc: New York, NY, n.d. Paperback. Very Good. Pamphlet. 7 x 4 1/2 inches. Unpaginated. [24] pp. 40 designs by various Typophiles on many occasions; text clean, unmarked. Printed self-wraps, stapled; edges toned. Muir Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. SFK519-1046. Very Good. 2-page introduction by Paul Bennett. This is basically a prospectus for a future Typophile volume about devices created by Typophile members, and a call for more material to fill a larger project. "Printed as a special keepsake by Robert L. Leslie, The Composing Room, Inc." Dickman chose the items for inclusion. Not in a Series.
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Bibliography of the Hillside Press, 1971-1980

Bibliography of the Hillside Press, 1971-1980

by Eleanor I. Irwin

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Buffalo, NY: The Hillside Press, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Miniature Book. 2 1/2 x 2 inches. xv, (52) pp. Half title, frontispiece, table of contents, black-and-white illustrations throughout; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped red leather boards; binding tight although slightly cocked, hinges lightly stressed. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. RGKK819-089. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 300 copies, this is copy 136. This is the second bibliography of the Hillside Press, the first one published in 1971, and this one shortly after Frank Irwin's death earlier in the year. Irwin and his wife Eleanor ran the Hillside Press, one of the renaissance miniature book publishers in the United States as identified by Robert C. Bradbury. They were known among miniature book publishers and collectors alike as being foremost in their craft, designing, typesetting, illustrating, and binding all by hand, and in the process making some of the most lovely and expertly made books… Read more
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Silver Bindings from the Cornelius J. Hauck Collection at the Cincinnati Historical Society

Silver Bindings from the Cornelius J. Hauck Collection at the Cincinnati Historical Society

by Miriam Irwin

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Cincinnati, OH: Mosaic Press, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. FIRST EDITION of this miniature book about silver used in bookbindings. Miniature Book. 3 x 2 3/8 inches. Unpaginated. [48] pp. 17 black-and-white photographs; text clean, unmarked. Silver stamped black cloth; binding square and tight. Fine. Cover design by Louise Bange, printing arranged by F. James Geers & Co., typeset in Century Schoolbook by Jay Kathman at Quality Typesetting, hand-bound by Hugo Grummich at the Cincinnati Bindery, Inc. Miriam Irwin served as the Miniature Book Society president from 1987-1989, and hosted the first Grand Conclave in 1983. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 1587.
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Homage to Monroe Deutsch Three Addresses Delivered At a Gathering in His Memory in Dwinelle Hall At the University of California on October 26, 1955

by Ivan M. Linforth, Edward C. Tolman and Benjamin H. Lehman

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N. P: Privately Printed, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 200 copies printed on English handmade paper, handset in Lutetia type. 4to. 10 7/8 x 8 inches. (25), [3] pp. Title-page vignette, chapter numbers with decorative roman numerals, printer's device on the colophon, printed on laid paper; text un-marked, occasional light foxing. White parchment paper over boards, gilt-titled black paper spine label, plain white dust-jacket; binding square and tight, dust-jacket toned with shelf wear. Very Good. Monroe Deutsch (1879-1955) was Professor of Philosophy and Latin at the University of California, Berkeley, and was later Provost and Vice-President of the University of California. Reference: Magee and Magee, Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, 1940-1956, No. 579.
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