Catalogue of I: Typefounders' Specimens; II: Books Printed in Founts of Historic Importance; III: Works on Typefounding, Printing & Bibliography, Offered for Sale

By: Graham Pollard (1903-1976)

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REPRINT EDITION, LIMITED to 500 copies, this is number 45. 4to. 11 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches. (xii), (108) pp. Tables, 12 illustrations; text clean, unmarked. Brown cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, wear and tear to the extremities of the jacket. Very Good. Originally published by Birrell and Garnett, London, a book selling firm that Graham Pollard invested in, and became managing director of in 1927. During the 1920s and 1930s, the company produced many noted catalogues, such as the ones reprinted here, which are now standard works of reference. Lists specimen books issued by typefounders which are important to students of typography.

Title: Catalogue of I: Typefounders' Specimens; II: Books Printed in Founts of Historic Importance; III: Works on Typefounding, Printing & Bibliography, Offered for Sale

Author Name: Graham Pollard (1903-1976)

Categories: Typography,

Edition: Reprint Edition

Publisher: Brighton, UK, Tony Appleton: 1972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: GG818-123

Keywords: Graham Pollard, Catalogue of Typefounders' Specimens, Books Printed in Founts of Historic Importance, Works on Typefounding Printing Bibliography, Bibliography, Bookseller Catalog