Hardcover in dust jacket. First printing of first edition. Book is crisp and clean in blue patterned boards with blue cloth spine. Binding is tight. gilt on spine is bright, corners are sharp with a touch of rubbing at tips. Unclipped dust jacket is fresh and bright, with a whisper of fading at spine. Anniversary printing of Boston's Society of Printers that includes a complete membership roster and its officers, along with a discussion of craftsmen, designers, and men of letters. Illustrated. 8vo. 139 pp. plus many unnumbered pages of printing illustrations. In protective Mylar. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Printing as an Art --A History of the ...
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication Date: 1955
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Harvard university Press, Cambri, 1955. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ex-library copy with usual markings. Cover shows minor wear and soiling. Pages are clean, text and pictures are intact and unmarred. Seller Inventory # mon0001495696
Book Description published for the Society of Printers by Harvard University Press. Condition: Very Good. 1955. Hardcover. Rebound in modern blue cloth with label to spine. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Seller Inventory # KEC0005528
Book Description published for the Society of Printers by Harvard University Press, 1955. Condition: Very Good. 1955. Hardcover. Rebound in modern blue cloth with label to spine. . . . . . Seller Inventory # KEC0005528
Book Description The Society of Printers Cambridge Mass, 1955. First Edition, large 8vo, xii, 141pp., 64 plates, orig. cloth-backed decorative paper boards, d.w. Seller Inventory # 22620
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1955. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Dustjacket included. First Edition. ISBN . Hardback. First Printing. Very Good condition book in a Very Good condition dustjacket with browning to spine, minor rubs and creases around its edges. Tight, sound, unmarked copy. No Signature. Seller Inventory # 4202263
Book Description Harvard U.P., 1955. 141pp. + 64pp plates in b/w. Hcloth. *Designed by Bruce Rogers. Seller Inventory # 6892
Book Description Harvard U.P., 1955. 141pp. + 64pp plates in b/w. Hcloth. *Designed by Bruce Rogers. Seller Inventory # 69606
Book Description Harvard University Press (for the Society of Printers), Cambridge, MA, 1955. Green Cloth Spine/pattern Pape. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. xi, 141 pages plus 64 plates with 80 B/W reproductions of Society publications. The book was designed by Bruce Rogers and published in 1500 copies to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Society of Printers (SP). There is reference to a panoply of outstanding craftsmen in the printing field - Updike, Dwiggins, Rollins, Rogers and Ruzicka to name just a few. The text block is tight, clean and square. There is light toning to the leaves and a small bookselllers ticket on the front pastedown. Fore edge is uncut. The binding corners are lightly worn. The DJ is complete but spine faded, edgeworn and lightly chipped at the head and foot of the spine. Overall Very Good+/Good. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 001030