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The Common Press: Being a Record, Description & Delineation of the Early Eighteenth-Century Handpress in the Smithsonian Institution

Harris, Elizabeth

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ISBN 10: 0879232110 / ISBN 13: 9780879232115
Published by David R. Godine, Boston, Massachusetts, 1978
Condition: Fine Soft cover
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With separate fine portfolio of 8 detailed diagrams for construction of the handpress; in a fine slip-case as issued. Bookseller Inventory # 000230

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Title: The Common Press: Being a Record, ...

Publisher: David R. Godine, Boston, Massachusetts

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Soft Cover

Illustrator: Clinton Sisson

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition

Book Type: Soft Cover

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First edition. Harris gives a history of the press and Sisson provides drawings and advice on construction. Signed by Harris on title page. stiff paper wrappers, slipcase.. 4to..

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