GOOD. Original 1923 publication. Very large light brown heavy cloth cover; 256pp. Cover has slight wear, moderately soiled from use. Binding weak at a few points; a few pages have large pencil scribbles; a couple of pages with a few stains. OVERSIZE. **We provide professional service and individual attention to your order, daily shipments, and sturdy packaging. FREE TRACKING WITHIN USA.
Very Good+ oversized hardcover. Embossed brown boards. Normal aging to exterior includes rubbing and scuffing to boards. Bumping and fraying to corners and edges, as well as head and foot of spine. Chip to front endpapers, crack to front gutter. Pages, text and color images are clean and unmarked. Some light staining and aging to page ends. Overall a very attractive copy. 256 pp. Please contact us for accurate shipping rates on this oversized book.
Orig. brown cloth decorated in blind. Very good. 266 pages. 32 x 24 cm. Host of printing samples--borders, ornaments, initials, fonts--many in color. Interior contents fresh and bright. Bookplate of Leland F. Leland.
Fair. Hardcover. Surface and edge wear to cover. Pages are good. May have a different cover image than stock photos shows, as well as being a different edition/printing, unless otherwise stated. Please contact us if you're looking for one of these specifically. Your order will ship with FREE Delivery Confirmation (Tracking). We are a family business, and your satisfaction is our goal!
Plates. Very Good. Hardcover. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Very clean and tight textblock. Light edge and character wear to binding. Lacks dust jacket; 256pp. "Thorough manual of tasteful typography using Linotype settings for a broad array of job printing. Comprises an excellent showing of all current Linotype faces and borders as well." Printed and bound in the United States by the Plimpton Press, Norwood, MA.
Near Fine. Book 4to (12.5" x 9"). First edition, 1923. Light brown cloth with dark brown lettering, 256 pages, good hinges, firm text block, pages clean and unmarked. No dustjacket (was issued with plain brown kraft paper dustjacket). Comprehensive review of book production, with filled with examples of various typesets, decorations, and arrangements on the printed page, printed in black, vermilion and green, with tipped on frontis illustration. Host of printing samples--borders, ornaments, initials, fonts--many in color. Interior contents fresh and bright. Bookplate of Leland F. Leland. Orig. brown cloth decorated in blind. Impressive copy.
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