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Title:
Contemporary Title Pages: A Selection of Outstanding Books Composed on the Linotype Including Twenty-one of the 1931 “Fifty Books of the Year”
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010003

Author: Various / Unknown
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Mergenthaler Linotype Company
Place: Brooklyn, New York
Year: 1932
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 16mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 16mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Green paper wraps, xiii, 205 pages, Index of Designers and Printers, page facing each title page contains information such as the printer, designer, size, type etc. Book slightly cocked, two large creases on back cover, chipped at spine ends, light chipping along edges, interior pages lightly toned. “A title page is about the only chance a trade edition book gets to swing a little style. Under modern publishing conditions all the other features of a book have been ironed out – only that one pages allowed a bit of pin-money, wherewith to buy ribbons and try to make itself beautiful.” Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 0 oz. Category: Art & Design; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010003.