Frederick Compton Avis.
Title Edward Philip Prince: Type Punchcutter.
Book Condition Used: Very Good
Publisher London: F. C. Avis, 1967
Seller ID GO617-060
LIMITED EDITION of 1,000 copies. 8vo. 9 x 5 3/4 inches. 104 pp. Frontispiece plate, 1 black-and-white plate, specimens of Prince?s fonts, tissue guard over smoke proofs tipped into page 89, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth, gilt-titled spine, dust jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, tail of spine softened, small blister in cloth at head of rear cover, dust jacket toned, with price crossed out and a new price hand-written. Very Good. Edward Philip Prince cut type punches for every prominent private press in England. "Because the success of the private press movement derived at least in part from Prince's work, a record of his services to it is a necessary complement to its history, as well as a token of respect to a great English craftsman." Dust jacket.
Edward Philip Prince Type Punchcutter, Printing History