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Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles, edited by Paul A. Bennett

Label
Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles
Title
Books and printing
Title remainder
a treasury for typophiles
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul A. Bennett
Contributor
Binder
Book designer
Compositor
Editor
Printer
Publisher
Typographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hoping that his awesome moneymaking scheme, a summer youth employment service, will help win back his old friend Dan, seventh-grader Rusty finds instead that it leads to an unexpected new friendship with bossy Ruthann Miller
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 655.04
  • 655.05
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.B46
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
000062420
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1897-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bennett, Paul A.
  • Trautwein, Jos.
  • World Publishing Company
  • Westcott & Thomson
  • George Grady Press
  • Russell-Rutter Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Book design
  • Printing
  • Book industries and trade
  • Printing
Label
Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles, edited by Paul A. Bennett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This special edition limited to 1000 numbered copies for private distribution to friends of the publisher"--Page [1]
  • "This book was composed in twenty-one different type faces by Westcott & Thomson, Inc., Philadelphia. Printed on Curtis Colophon special paper stock by George Grady Press, New York, and bound in Bancroft Buckram by Russell Rutter Co., Inc., New York. Design and typography by Jos. Trautwein."--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title pages: their forms and development
  • A.F. Johnson
  • The first work with American types
  • Lawrence C. Wroth
  • Typographic debut
  • Ronald B. McKerrow
  • Metal-flowers
  • Edward Rowe Mores
  • The history of the invention and progress of the mysterious art of printing &c.
  • James Watson
  • The story of the alphabet
  • Printers as men of the world
  • Evelyn Harter
  • Are women the natural enemies of books
  • Anne Lyon Haight
  • Printing should be invisible
  • Beatrice Warde
  • The ideal book
  • Porter Garnett
  • Extracts from an investigation into the physical properties of books
  • W.A. Dwiggins
  • Otto F. Ege
  • Twenty years after
  • W.A. Dwiggins
  • The publisher and the typographer
  • Desmond Flower
  • The anatomy of the book: a symposium
  • Bruce Rogers [and others]
  • Trade bookmaking: complaint in three dimensions
  • Robert Josephy
  • What is a private press?
  • Will Ransom
  • Printing, paper and playing cards
  • The trained printer and the amateur: and the pleasure of small books
  • Alfred W. Pollard
  • Some collectors read
  • Sir Francis Meynell
  • Printing for love
  • Christopher Sandford
  • The fun and fury of a private press: some voyages of the Golden Hind
  • Arthur W. Rushmore
  • The fine art of printing
  • Edwin Grabhorn
  • Lancelot Hogben
  • The typography of William Morris
  • Holbrook Jackson
  • First principles of typography
  • Stanley Morison
  • American type designers and their work
  • Carl Purington Rollins
  • Typography
  • Eric Gill
  • Types and type design
  • Frederic W. Goudy
  • Colophons
  • The old and the new: a friendly dispute between Juvenis & Senex
  • Theodore Low De Vinne
  • Paragraphs on printing
  • Bruce Rogers
  • B.R.-adventurer with type ornament
  • Paul A. Bennett
  • Some tendencies in modern typography
  • Daniel Berkeley Updike
  • The amateur printer: his pleasures and his duties
  • Peter Beilenson
  • Ruth S. Granniss
  • Harsh words
  • T.M. Cleland
  • A comparison of calligraphy & lettering
  • Oscar Ogg
  • Typography for the twentieth-century reader
  • Aldous Huxley
  • Notes on modern printing
  • Merle Armitage
  • Benjamin Franklin: printer and publisher
  • John T. Winterich
  • Printers' marks
  • The book & job print
  • Earnest Elmo Calkins
  • Author and printer: G.B.S. and R. & R.C.: 1898-1948
  • James Shand
  • On type faces for books
  • Paul A. Bennett
  • Edwin Eliott Willoughby
Control code
ocm01011299
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 417 pages
Lccn
52000612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)01011299
Label
Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles, edited by Paul A. Bennett
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This special edition limited to 1000 numbered copies for private distribution to friends of the publisher"--Page [1]
  • "This book was composed in twenty-one different type faces by Westcott & Thomson, Inc., Philadelphia. Printed on Curtis Colophon special paper stock by George Grady Press, New York, and bound in Bancroft Buckram by Russell Rutter Co., Inc., New York. Design and typography by Jos. Trautwein."--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title pages: their forms and development
  • A.F. Johnson
  • The first work with American types
  • Lawrence C. Wroth
  • Typographic debut
  • Ronald B. McKerrow
  • Metal-flowers
  • Edward Rowe Mores
  • The history of the invention and progress of the mysterious art of printing &c.
  • James Watson
  • The story of the alphabet
  • Printers as men of the world
  • Evelyn Harter
  • Are women the natural enemies of books
  • Anne Lyon Haight
  • Printing should be invisible
  • Beatrice Warde
  • The ideal book
  • Porter Garnett
  • Extracts from an investigation into the physical properties of books
  • W.A. Dwiggins
  • Otto F. Ege
  • Twenty years after
  • W.A. Dwiggins
  • The publisher and the typographer
  • Desmond Flower
  • The anatomy of the book: a symposium
  • Bruce Rogers [and others]
  • Trade bookmaking: complaint in three dimensions
  • Robert Josephy
  • What is a private press?
  • Will Ransom
  • Printing, paper and playing cards
  • The trained printer and the amateur: and the pleasure of small books
  • Alfred W. Pollard
  • Some collectors read
  • Sir Francis Meynell
  • Printing for love
  • Christopher Sandford
  • The fun and fury of a private press: some voyages of the Golden Hind
  • Arthur W. Rushmore
  • The fine art of printing
  • Edwin Grabhorn
  • Lancelot Hogben
  • The typography of William Morris
  • Holbrook Jackson
  • First principles of typography
  • Stanley Morison
  • American type designers and their work
  • Carl Purington Rollins
  • Typography
  • Eric Gill
  • Types and type design
  • Frederic W. Goudy
  • Colophons
  • The old and the new: a friendly dispute between Juvenis & Senex
  • Theodore Low De Vinne
  • Paragraphs on printing
  • Bruce Rogers
  • B.R.-adventurer with type ornament
  • Paul A. Bennett
  • Some tendencies in modern typography
  • Daniel Berkeley Updike
  • The amateur printer: his pleasures and his duties
  • Peter Beilenson
  • Ruth S. Granniss
  • Harsh words
  • T.M. Cleland
  • A comparison of calligraphy & lettering
  • Oscar Ogg
  • Typography for the twentieth-century reader
  • Aldous Huxley
  • Notes on modern printing
  • Merle Armitage
  • Benjamin Franklin: printer and publisher
  • John T. Winterich
  • Printers' marks
  • The book & job print
  • Earnest Elmo Calkins
  • Author and printer: G.B.S. and R. & R.C.: 1898-1948
  • James Shand
  • On type faces for books
  • Paul A. Bennett
  • Edwin Eliott Willoughby
Control code
ocm01011299
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 417 pages
Lccn
52000612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)01011299

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