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The Resource A Survey of modern bookmaking : pages from contemporary presses of England and the Continent together with four examples by San Francisco printers : presented by Herbert L. Rothchild to members of the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco May eleventh MCMXXXI

A Survey of modern bookmaking : pages from contemporary presses of England and the Continent together with four examples by San Francisco printers : presented by Herbert L. Rothchild to members of the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco May eleventh MCMXXXI

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A Survey of modern bookmaking : pages from contemporary presses of England and the Continent together with four examples by San Francisco printers : presented by Herbert L. Rothchild to members of the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco May eleventh MCMXXXI
Title
A Survey of modern bookmaking
Title remainder
pages from contemporary presses of England and the Continent together with four examples by San Francisco printers : presented by Herbert L. Rothchild to members of the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco May eleventh MCMXXXI
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Printer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Citation location within source
152
Citation source
Heller, E.R. Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, 1915-1940
Dewey number
686
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z116.A3
LC item number
S87 1931
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A Survey of modern bookmaking : pages from contemporary presses of England and the Continent together with four examples by San Francisco printers : presented by Herbert L. Rothchild to members of the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco May eleventh MCMXXXI
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Publication
Note
  • Spine title: A survey of modern bookmaking for the friends of Herbert Lionel Rothchild
  • Title in glack and red. Text in black, red and blue
  • "Seventy copies printed"--Colophon
  • Some of the col. facsims. are hand colored
  • Issued in gray boards. Some copies issued in tan boards with fleur-de-lis design. Cf. Heller
  • Partial colophon: With thanks to our fellow-printers in San Francisco who assisted us, and especially to Valenti Angelo for his illuminations, we, the members of The Grabhorn Press submit this book to H. L. R. Seventy copies printed in May, 1931
  • Printer's device in red and blue
  • Colophon signed in ink by Robert Grabhorn and Valenti Angelo
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nine examples from England: Ashendene Press -- Nonesuch Press -- Golden Cockerel Press -- Shakespeare Head Press -- Pear Tree Press -- Gregynog Press -- Ayuila Press -- Curwen Press -- Soncino Press. Six examples from the continent. F. L. Schmied -- Cranach Press -- Bremer Press -- The Hours Press -- Officina Bodoni. Four examples from San Francisco. John Henry Nash -- Windsor Press -- John Julius Johnck -- Edwin Grabhorn
Dimensions
39 cm.
Extent
[51] p.
Lccn
84128807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
At the end of the preface: "for my friend George D. Lyman. herbert L. Rothchield.
Other physical details
facsims. (some col.)
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG89-B9935
  • (OCoLC)ocn135253337
Label
A Survey of modern bookmaking : pages from contemporary presses of England and the Continent together with four examples by San Francisco printers : presented by Herbert L. Rothchild to members of the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco May eleventh MCMXXXI
Publication
Note
  • Spine title: A survey of modern bookmaking for the friends of Herbert Lionel Rothchild
  • Title in glack and red. Text in black, red and blue
  • "Seventy copies printed"--Colophon
  • Some of the col. facsims. are hand colored
  • Issued in gray boards. Some copies issued in tan boards with fleur-de-lis design. Cf. Heller
  • Partial colophon: With thanks to our fellow-printers in San Francisco who assisted us, and especially to Valenti Angelo for his illuminations, we, the members of The Grabhorn Press submit this book to H. L. R. Seventy copies printed in May, 1931
  • Printer's device in red and blue
  • Colophon signed in ink by Robert Grabhorn and Valenti Angelo
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nine examples from England: Ashendene Press -- Nonesuch Press -- Golden Cockerel Press -- Shakespeare Head Press -- Pear Tree Press -- Gregynog Press -- Ayuila Press -- Curwen Press -- Soncino Press. Six examples from the continent. F. L. Schmied -- Cranach Press -- Bremer Press -- The Hours Press -- Officina Bodoni. Four examples from San Francisco. John Henry Nash -- Windsor Press -- John Julius Johnck -- Edwin Grabhorn
Dimensions
39 cm.
Extent
[51] p.
Lccn
84128807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
At the end of the preface: "for my friend George D. Lyman. herbert L. Rothchield.
Other physical details
facsims. (some col.)
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG89-B9935
  • (OCoLC)ocn135253337

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