John Gustave Dreyfus (1918-2002).
Title Into Print: Selected Writings on Printing History, Typography and Book Production.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Edition First Collected Edition
Publisher Boston: David R Godine, 1995
1567920454 / 9781567920451
Seller ID CH814-159
FIRST COLLECTED EDITION. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. x, 339 pp. Black-and-white frontispiece portrait of Dryfus, black-and-white illustrations throughout, bibliography of Drefus' writings, index; text clean, unmarked, except for a few light pencil notations in the Drefus bibliography. Gilt-stamped navy cloth, added mylar dust-jacket; binding square and tight, jacket with shelf wear. Near Fine. John Dreyfus was an important figure in postwar European type design as typographical adviser to the British Monotype Corporation in succession to Stanley Morison. Dreyfus was a typographer, academic printer, and historian of important, beautiful and privately printed books.
John Gustave Dreyfus, Into Print Selected Writings on Printing History Typography and Book Production, Printing History, Typography, Graphic Arts