Talbot Baines Reed (1852-1893).
Title A History of the Old English Letter Foundries, With Notes Historical and Bibliographical on the Rise and Progress of English Typography. A New Edition Revised and Enlarged by A. F. Johnson.
Book Condition Used: Very Good
Edition Second Edition, Reprinted.
Publisher Folkestone, Kent: Dawsons of Pall Mall 1974
0712906355 / 9780712906357
Seller ID CH814-381
4to. 11 x 7 1/2 inches. xiv, 400 pp. Half-title, folding frontispiece plate, tables, 95 figures, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Black cloth, spine titled in gilt, added mylar dust-jacket; binding square and tight, light shelf wear to jacket. Very Good. SECOND EDITION, REPRINTED of the authoritative text on English type foundries, with revision of the introductory chapters based on sixty years of research in the history of typography.
Talbot Baines Reed, A History of the Old English Letter Foundries, With Notes Historical and Bibliographical on the Rise and Progress of English Typography, A. F. Johnson, Typography,