Ralph Green (1893-1960).
Title A History of the Platen Jobber.
Book Condition Used: Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher Chicago: The Printing Office of Philip Reed, 1953
Seller ID KSF713-194
LIMITED EDITION of 495 copies, this is number 141. 8vo. 8 x 5 3/4 inches. [iv], 38,  pp. Half-title, illustrated throughout with drawings, table of manufacturers, list of known platen treadle-driven jobbers; text clean, unmarked. Quarter black cloth, patterned paper over boards, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight, lightly rubbed. Very Good. This is the first history to be written on the development of the treadle-driven platen jobber press.
A History of the Platen Jobber, Ralph Green, Muir Dawson, Printing History