The Letter-Press Printer: A Complete Guide to the Art of Printing; Practical Instructions for Learners at Case, Press, and Machine 1884 Second Edition Very Good


Second Edition, 1884. A treasure of a book, considered one of the most authoritative manuals on printing of the era. "The whole practice of book work, with diagram and complete schemes of impositions; job work, with examples, news work, colour work, to make coloured inks, to work press and machine, to make rollers, instructions in stereotyping and other valuable information". 184 pp. Calf binding tight and strong. Wear to and ageing to leather boards. Endpapers very good with neat owner inscription. Hinges strong. Contents clean, vg, with only an occasional mark. Age-toning to fep. Highly collectible for any collector of early printing, publishing memorabilia. Printer, J. Gould of South St. *** 

Author: Gould, Joseph
Published: 1884 Farrington & Co / E. Marlborough & Co London
Edition: Second edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

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