Colonial Printer. Second edition, revised and enlarged

By: WROTH, Lawrence C.

Price: $75.00

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WROTH, Lawrence C. The Colonial Printer. Portland, Maine : The Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1938. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Pp (2),[i]-xxiv,[1]-368,(6),+ 30 plates. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine,top edge mottled blue. Contents : I. Introduction. II. The first presses o f the colonies. III. The colonial printing house. IV. The colonial printingpress. V. Type and type founding of the colonial period. VI. Printing ink. VII. The paper of the colonies. VIII. The journeymen and apprentices. IX. General conditions of the trade. X. Bookbinding in colonial America. XI . The product of the colonial press – Part I: The content. XII . The product of the colonial press – Part I : External characteristics. Limited to 1500 copies. Very good in slipcase. 75.00

Title: Colonial Printer. Second edition, revised and enlarged

Author Name: WROTH, Lawrence C.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Southworth-Anthoensen Press, Portland, Maine , 1938,:

Seller ID: 84852

Keywords: BUCHERHEIT PRESS COLONIAL BOOKBINDING PRINTERS PRINTING UNITED STATES TYPOGRAPHY AMERICAN HISTORY,