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Edward Philip Prince: Type Punchcutter., Frederick Compton Avis.

Author Name    Frederick Compton Avis.

Title   Edward Philip Prince: Type Punchcutter.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Used: Very Good

Type   Hardcover

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

Price = 45.00 USD

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