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 # 050005
Title: Gesta Typographica or a Medley for Printers ...
Publisher: Elkin Mathews & John Lane
Publication Date: 1897
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description London, Elkin Mathews 1897, 1897. 1st ed. - Halfcloth. Bookseller Inventory # U118975
Book Description London 1897, Hlw., kl. 8°, 132 Seiten, Sprache: UK. Bookseller Inventory # 13675
Book Description Elkin Mathews, GB, 1897. Hardback. Book 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. Bookseller Inventory # kb909.824
Book Description Elkin Mathews, 1897. Hardcover. Book 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. Bookseller Inventory # mon0006169269
Book Description Elkin Mathews, London, 1897. Cloth-backed Bds. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 131 pp. Bound in grey paper covered boards with cream coloured cloth spine, printed in red on the spine. Previous owner's name on front paste-down endpaper, offsetting to endpapers, corners bumped and bruised, light soiling to covers and spine darkened. Size: 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 008621
Book Description Elkin Mathews, London, 1897, 1897. First edition. Hardback. Covers darkened and slightly marked, otherwise very good indeed.Previous owner s inscription to f.e.p. Bookseller Inventory # A117578
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. Bookseller Inventory # 15891