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Cloth, 8vo, 22 cm, pp (pp are facsimiles). Four Centuries of Fine Printing holds a unique place in the literature of printing. While there are many books on the development of typography, this volume presents a wide historical survey, including many printers whose merits have not been hitherto recognized.
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Four centuries of fine printing; one hundred and ninety-two facsimiles of pages from books printed at presses established between and [Stanley Morison] -- "This is a volume of reproductions of pages and title-pages from books composed in the "roman" form of letter" - preface. MORISON (STANLEY) Four Centuries of Fine Printing, limited to copies, ; Modern Fine Printing, limited to copies, ; A Study of Fine Typography through Five Centuries, ORCUTT (WILLIAM DANA) The Book in Italy during the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries, Specimens of Books Printed at Oxford with the Types Given to the.
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