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The Resource A leaf history of British printing : from 1610 to 1774, by Geoffrey Wakeman

A leaf history of British printing : from 1610 to 1774, by Geoffrey Wakeman

Label
A leaf history of British printing : from 1610 to 1774
Title
A leaf history of British printing
Title remainder
from 1610 to 1774
Statement of responsibility
by Geoffrey Wakeman
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CtY
Citation location within source
Not in Chalmers
Citation source
Chalmers, J. P. Checklist of leaf books
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A leaf history of British printing : from 1610 to 1774, by Geoffrey Wakeman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Contains ten folders each containing one or more original leaves intended to demonstrate some of the most important characteristics of printing through nearly two hundred years in England and Scotland
  • "This book ... is arranged in a series of fascicules each containing one or two original leaves with a facing page of text explaining their significance in the history of printing. ... Each fascicule is handprinted in hand-set type on mould made paper with a cover of hand made paper. ...enclosed in a cloth covered clamshell box. ... 110 copies"--Introd
  • One hundred & ten copies hand set and printed by Geoffrey & Paul Wakeman at 2 Manor Way Kidlington Oxford
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The early seventeenth century -- 2. The later seventeenth century -- 3. Seventeenth century Oxford -- 4. The eighteenth century -- 5. Printing in Scotland -- 6. The title page -- 7. Methods of illustration-Woodcut -- 8. Methods of illustration-Engraving -- 9. Papermaking-The seventeenth century -- 10. Papermaking-The eighteenth century
Dimensions
43 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU has copy number 66.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (NRN)DAK7877
  • (OCoLC)ocn135333522
Label
A leaf history of British printing : from 1610 to 1774, by Geoffrey Wakeman
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Contains ten folders each containing one or more original leaves intended to demonstrate some of the most important characteristics of printing through nearly two hundred years in England and Scotland
  • "This book ... is arranged in a series of fascicules each containing one or two original leaves with a facing page of text explaining their significance in the history of printing. ... Each fascicule is handprinted in hand-set type on mould made paper with a cover of hand made paper. ...enclosed in a cloth covered clamshell box. ... 110 copies"--Introd
  • One hundred & ten copies hand set and printed by Geoffrey & Paul Wakeman at 2 Manor Way Kidlington Oxford
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The early seventeenth century -- 2. The later seventeenth century -- 3. Seventeenth century Oxford -- 4. The eighteenth century -- 5. Printing in Scotland -- 6. The title page -- 7. Methods of illustration-Woodcut -- 8. Methods of illustration-Engraving -- 9. Papermaking-The seventeenth century -- 10. Papermaking-The eighteenth century
Dimensions
43 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU has copy number 66.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (NRN)DAK7877
  • (OCoLC)ocn135333522

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