Publisher's '1897' date on title page. Bound in cloth and bluish-grey paper covered boards.132 pages.Grey inside covers and free end papers. Print type is in black and in red.Top page ends finished. Others rough cut. End papers flawed a bit by previous paper insert. Covers a bit soiled (not bad). Otherwise a tight, clean, complete copy with very clean internals. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Gesta Typographica or a Medley for Printers ...
Publisher: Elkin Mathews & John Lane
Publication Date: 1897
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description London, Elkin Mathews 1897, 1897. 1st ed. - Halfcloth. Seller Inventory # U118975
Book Description London 1897, Hlw., kl. 8°, 132 Seiten, Sprache: UK. Seller Inventory # 13675
Book Description Elkin Mathews, GB, 1897. Hardback. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: No DW. 1st Edition. A label on front pastedown states "Bequeathed by H.C.D. Chorlton printer of Manchester to the Manchester and Salford Association of Master Printers, Lithographers and Bookbinders" (Another label originally over it is also partly present). Book is in very good condition with minor signs of wear and/or age. Seller Inventory # kb909.824
Book Description Elkin Mathews, 1897. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ex library copy with the usual stamps, marks, and stickers. A good conditioned volume with clear bright text. . The outer covers are dust marked. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Seller Inventory # mon0006169269
Book Description Elkin Mathews, London, 1897, 1897. Condition: Very Good. First edition. Hardback. Covers darkened and slightly marked, otherwise very good indeed.Previous owner s inscription to f.e.p. Seller Inventory # A117578
Book Description 2018. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. Condition: New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2018 with the help of original edition published long back . This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure in old look so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Print on Demand. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED. (Normal Hardbound Edition is also available on request.) Language: eng. Seller Inventory # SD11009972149
Book Description London: Elkin Matthews, 1897., 1897. 4 1/4 x 6 1/2. viii, 132 pages printed in black & red with 18th c. ornaments throughout. Full tan morocco, title in gilt on upper cover within gilt rules; board edges & turn-ins also gilt ruled. Very good condition. An enjoyable book, "for Readers interested in, but not actually connected with, the art of Printing." The chapter on Errata is especially entertaining. Interesting facts and printers' jokes. Bound & forwarded by accomplished students at County Council Central School of Arts & Crafts. Staffed by former Doves Press artisans--Douglas B. Cockerell, Peter McLeish, John Mason-- the C.S.A.C. was one of the most important in training fine hand binders. Cobden-Sanderson and Emery Walker were advisors. Handsomely printed in red and black at the Chiswick Press where Charles Jacobi was foreman. Seller Inventory # 15891