Chicago: The Coverdale Press, 1961. First Edition, First Printing. Some very light areas of spotting to the boards and endpapers, thus very near fine in original red cloth-based leatherette lettered in gilt on the spine and ornamented in gilt on the front cover, top edge gilt, and very good matching slipcase, also mildly spotted and with a small patch of rubbing on one side.. Folio. 29.5 x 42 cm. xvi; 263 pp. Illustrated with six color plates and numerous black-and-white reproductions of photographs, endpaper maps. With an introduction on The Life and Work of Johannes Gutenberg by Aloys Ruppel. Number 567 of 985 copies, signed by Norman on the colophon. Handbound on "moisture and vermin-resistant material." Additional postage may be required for this large book. (Inventory #: 26195)
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