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The Resource Gutenberg to printers throughout the world, by the president of the Swiss Gutenberg Museum, delivered before the Fourth International Printers Congress at Utrecht

Gutenberg to printers throughout the world, by the president of the Swiss Gutenberg Museum, delivered before the Fourth International Printers Congress at Utrecht

Label
Gutenberg to printers throughout the world
Title
Gutenberg to printers throughout the world
Statement of responsibility
by the president of the Swiss Gutenberg Museum, delivered before the Fourth International Printers Congress at Utrecht
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Book designer
Papermaker
Papermaker
Printer
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
686.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z116
LC item number
.L87 1937
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Gutenberg to printers throughout the world, by the president of the Swiss Gutenberg Museum, delivered before the Fourth International Printers Congress at Utrecht
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title-page in red and black
  • In original lack stamped blue paper wrapper
  • Colophon: "This, the first in a series of typographic keepsakes, printed by Forgue & Roth, Printers, for private distribution, is set in the Linotype version of the original Caslon type and used in combination with Goudy Text and Lombardic capitals designed by Frederic W. Goudy. Five hundred copies have been printed on Rothenberg paper imported from the Zerkall mill in Germany. Vasari, used for the cover, is imported from the famous Miliani Mill, Fabriano, Italy, which has been in continuous operation since the latter part of the thirteenth century... Design and Typography by Norman W. Forgue."
  • By Karl J. Lüthi. Cf. NUC pre-1956 NLO549372
  • Written in the first person as if by Gutenberg
  • Printed on double leaves
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
[4] p.
Lccn
85208001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • spec recon
  • (OCoLC)ocn370351745
Label
Gutenberg to printers throughout the world, by the president of the Swiss Gutenberg Museum, delivered before the Fourth International Printers Congress at Utrecht
Publication
Note
  • Title-page in red and black
  • In original lack stamped blue paper wrapper
  • Colophon: "This, the first in a series of typographic keepsakes, printed by Forgue & Roth, Printers, for private distribution, is set in the Linotype version of the original Caslon type and used in combination with Goudy Text and Lombardic capitals designed by Frederic W. Goudy. Five hundred copies have been printed on Rothenberg paper imported from the Zerkall mill in Germany. Vasari, used for the cover, is imported from the famous Miliani Mill, Fabriano, Italy, which has been in continuous operation since the latter part of the thirteenth century... Design and Typography by Norman W. Forgue."
  • By Karl J. Lüthi. Cf. NUC pre-1956 NLO549372
  • Written in the first person as if by Gutenberg
  • Printed on double leaves
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
[4] p.
Lccn
85208001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • spec recon
  • (OCoLC)ocn370351745

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