FACSIMILE REPRINT of the 1930 edition. Series: Nineteenth-Century Book Arts and Printing History, No. 13. 8vo. 10 1/8 x 6 5/8 inches. x, [x], xii, (168),  pp. Illustrated throughout with samples of Bell's printing, including 1 folding plate, index; text clean, unmarked. Brown cloth, gilt spine; binding square and tight. Fine. "John Bell [is] the most personal and agreeable of the works of Morison's prime." From the Introduction by Nicolas Barker.
Stanley Morison, John Bell, 1745-1831, Bookseller, Printer, Publisher, Typefounder, Journalist, Introduction by Nicolas Barker, Garland Reprints, Nineteenth-Century Book Arts and Printing History, Typography, Type Foundry