Hendrick Vervliet (b. 1923).
Title Post-Incunabula and their Publishers in the Low Countries.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Publisher The Hague, Martinus Nijhoff, 1978
9024720796 / 9789024720798
Seller ID CH814-042
FIRST EDITION. 4to. 10 3/4 x 8 inches. xiii, 205 pp. Half-title, frontispiece has the same text as the title page, frontispiece in Dutch, title page in English, printer's device on each, alphabetic list of printers, curriculum vitae of the 20 contributors, 102 openings with text on the left and an image from the book under discussion on the right, text in Dutch and English; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped brown cloth, added mylar dust-jacket; binding square and tight, shelf wear to jacket. Very Good. This volume displays pages from the work of 60 sixteenth-century printers from the Low Countries as a means of expanding the knowledge of typography and to honor the 125th anniversary of the founding of publishing house Martinus Nijhoff.
Hendrick Vervliet, Post-Incunabula and their Publishers in the Low Countries, Typography, History of Printing