Selected Essays on Books and Printing

By: Johnson, A. F.

Price: $60.00

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Set and printed at the estimable firm of the Stamperia Valdonega, Verona, Italy. Lovely black-flecked red fabric binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering on a black spine label. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. 11.25 x 9.5 inches. XI and 489 numbered pages. With numerous full-page plates, most of which are in B&W but several of which are in duotone with red accents. Pristine pull-out maps of the City of London between pages 397 and 400. Either unread or very gently read. Exceptionally clean and still quite tight. Plain paper dust jacket, with crisp black- and red-stamped lettering. A few tiny tears at the DJ spine head, quite minor. A Fine copy in a Near Fine dust jacket.

Title: Selected Essays on Books and Printing

Author Name: Johnson, A. F.

Categories: Books on Books, Illustrated Fine Press,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Amsterdam, Van Gendt & Co.: 1970

ISBN Number: 9063000162

ISBN Number 13: 9789063000165

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 007629