thick 8vo. original cloth, top edge gilt. vii, 455, xxiv pages. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings. First edition. (St. Bride p.978; Appleton p.73). Chapters on historical development, one-sided stopping-cylinder machines, the Tumbler, the two-colour machine, the two-feeder single-cylinder machine, double platen, perfecting machines and the all important machines then available such as Walter, Hoe Victory, Marinoni, Bullock, Farmer, etc. The second portion of the book is devoted to the practical part of printing covering such aspects as paper, color printing, the warehouse, power and driving machines. The illustrations greatly enhance the text. Wear at top of spine. Ex library copy fromthe Boston-Library Society with bookplate and markings. Dampstained along edges of pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: PRACTICAL TREATISE UPON MODERN PRINTING ...
Publisher: Cassell & Co
Publication Date: 1888
Binding: original cloth, top edge gilt
Book Description 2017. Ebook. Book Condition: New. eng Lang:- eng, It is an Ebook edition of the original edition published long back . We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in ebook (pdf) format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. We provide you the best available ebook for your ebook shelf. Once you place the order, you will receive a link to download the pdf file. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Bookseller Inventory # HT00007150057
Book Description Cassell & Company Limited First Edition, 1888. 4to. vii, 455pp plus illustrated advertisments to rear. Illustrated with numerous engravings. In publisher's red cloth with blind decoration recently recased retaining original spine. T.eg. Generally a very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 6747
Book Description 1888. WILSON, Fred. J.F., and Douglas Grey. A PRACTICAL TREATISE UPON MODERN PRINT MACHINERY AND LETTERPRESS PRINTING. London: Cassel, 1888. 4to. Publisher's cloth. viii, 455, (24) pages. First edition. [Bigmore & Wyman, III, p.88]. "A comprehensive work on the machines then in use and the techniques of print on them, with some historical information.It covers newspaper, book and jobbing presses, making ready, ink making, steam engines, etc."--Wakeman, Literature of Letterpress Printing, no. 38. The author was a highly skilled well trained printer. With one hundred and thirty-six illustrations. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # 14996