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Description

Title: Biblio-Typographica: A Survey of Contemporary Fine Printing Style
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 005960

Author: Johnston, Paul
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Covici – Friede
Place: New York
Year: 1930
Edition: Limited

Book Cond.: Very Good+
Jacket Cond.: No Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. One of 1050 copies printed by The Southworth Press, Portland, Maine. Quarter leather with gilt stamped leather spine label, marbelled paper over boards, deckle edges, [6] + 303 pp., Index, illustrated with reproductions of pages from books under discussion. “This book is written from a series of articles which appeared in The American Collector, The Bookman, The Atlantic Monthly Bookshelf, Book Chat, The Nation, Books, The Publishers’ Weekly, and The American Printer. . .” The top corner of the boards and text block is bumped, resulting in a crease, faint near center of book, at top corner of pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 4 oz. Category: Books, Book Arts, Bookplates; Inventory No: 005960.