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The Resource So long, hot-metal men : the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book, Henricus De Nova Villa [i.e. Henry Morris]

So long, hot-metal men : the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book, Henricus De Nova Villa [i.e. Henry Morris]

Label
So long, hot-metal men : the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book
Title
So long, hot-metal men
Title remainder
the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book
Statement of responsibility
Henricus De Nova Villa [i.e. Henry Morris]
Title variation
Bird & Bull type specimen book
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PSC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z250
LC item number
.M876 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Label
So long, hot-metal men : the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book, Henricus De Nova Villa [i.e. Henry Morris]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Numbering alternates irregularly between pagination and foliation
  • " ... the specimen settings here not only show the various types in use, but also tell a story in themselves ... describes the various kinds of hot-metal types and how they were used ... composed in numerous hand-set types, printed on Frankfurt paper, quarter-bound in morocco and enclosed in a cloth-covered slipcase ... "--Prospectus
  • "Commencing on November 2, 2005, it has taken until late October, 2006 to complete this book, which was set and printed by hand on the Vandercook, mostly in two colors."--Colophon
  • Edition of 140 copies
  • Issued in slipcase
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
117 [i.e. 195] p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU copy is no. 109.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76883359
  • (OCoLC)ocn368117684
Label
So long, hot-metal men : the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book, Henricus De Nova Villa [i.e. Henry Morris]
Publication
Note
  • Numbering alternates irregularly between pagination and foliation
  • " ... the specimen settings here not only show the various types in use, but also tell a story in themselves ... describes the various kinds of hot-metal types and how they were used ... composed in numerous hand-set types, printed on Frankfurt paper, quarter-bound in morocco and enclosed in a cloth-covered slipcase ... "--Prospectus
  • "Commencing on November 2, 2005, it has taken until late October, 2006 to complete this book, which was set and printed by hand on the Vandercook, mostly in two colors."--Colophon
  • Edition of 140 copies
  • Issued in slipcase
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
117 [i.e. 195] p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU copy is no. 109.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76883359
  • (OCoLC)ocn368117684

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