Folio (16" x 11-1/2"). (24)pp. Double column txt. Plus 4 color printed facsimile plates with printed tissue guards (2 are from Gutenberg bibles, 1 reproduces colored initials from various copies, and 1 is of a 15th century German manuscript). Edition limited to 750 copies. Brown cloth, gilt. Housed in the publisher's brown cloth & cardboard clamshell case with paper spine label. Fine copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: GUTENBERG AND THE BOOK OF BOOKS. With ...
Publisher: William Edwin Rudge
Publication Date: 1932
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: y First edition.
Book Description William Edwin Rudge, New York, 1932. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Near Fine Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. A few very slight scuff marks, otherwise fine in the original plastic wrapper, shrunk. Fine internally. In the original box, worn at the edge and a bit discolored. Lovely color facsimiles of the pages. Size: Folio. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 10. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Books on Books; Inventory No: 042758. Bookseller Inventory # 042758
Book Description William Edwin Rudge, New York, 1932. Illustrated. Oversized folio, publisher's gilt-lettered cloth (lacking the box). First edition; one of 750 copies. Slight rubbing to the cloth at extremities. Bookseller Inventory # 47981
Book Description William Edwin Rudge. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. B0017WU8C0 Very good condition, binding and pages crisp and clean. Casebound, case is cracked at the corner. Also includes folder with a copy of the Psalms page from the Gutenberg. Book is in pristine condition. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1023825
Book Description William Edwin Rudge, New York, 1932. Illustrated. Oversized folio, publisher's gilt-lettered cloth, in publisher's folding box. First edition; one of 750 copies. A few marginal light smudges; otherwise fine in glassine. The folding box is worn and splitting at corners and joints. Bookseller Inventory # 47957
Book Description New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1932., 1932. Hardcover. folio. [ff. 12]. with half-title. 5 facsimile leaves, 1 in separate folder. 4-page folio prospectus incl. full-page facsimile. the essay in original cloth. the book, folder, & prospectus housed in folding cloth-edged paper case (prospectus with centre fold). First Edition, Limited to 750 copies. Loosely laid in: Anderson Galleries, New York, Sale Catalogue (No. 2033, February 15, 1926): The Gutenberg Bible. The First Printed Book, The Melk Copy, Described By Seymour De Ricci); pp. 3 p.l., 3, .2 full-page illus. (incl. frontis.). original printed wrs. Bookseller Inventory # BHNteJOH43