The Library: Transactions of the Bibliographical Society, Fifth Series, Volume XXIX, Number 1, March 1974. "An Issue Honoring Harry Graham Carter
by John Dreyfus, et al
London:: The Bibliographical Society; Oxford University Press,, 1974. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. 9 3/4 x 6 1/8 inches. 12, 137 pp. Ads, black-and-white frontispiece portrait of Carter, illustrations throughout, list of recent books, list of recent periodicals; text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers; binding square and tight, light shelf wear. Very Good. This issue is entitled: "An Issue Honoring Harry Graham Carter." Text includes a Dedication to Carter by John Dreyfus and Peter Davison. Also includes: Nicolas Barker "The Aldine Roman in Paris, 1530-1534;" George Buday, "Some More Notes on Nicholas Kis of the 'Janson' Types;" John Dreyfus, "New Light on the Design of Types for the Kelmscott and Doves Presses;" Philip Gaskell, "A Nomenclature for the Letter-Forms of Roman Type;" Lotte and Wytze Hellinga, "Regulations Relating to the Planning and Organization of Work by the Master Printer in the Ordinances of Christopher Plantin;" Ray Nash, "Types for the Standard Prayer Book of 1928;" Annie Parent and Jeanne Veyrin-Forrer, "Claude Garamont: New Documents;" Mike Parker, "Early Typefounders' Moulds at the Plantin-Moretus Museum;" Rollo G. Silver, "Copper-Facing: An Incident in the History of Type-Founding;" H. D. L. Vervliet, "An Unknown Civilite-Type by Philippe Danfrie (1561);" Berthold Wolpe, "Harry Carter: A View of Early Typography up to about 1600;" and Bror Zachrisson, "Some Notes on the Legibility of Texts for the Partially Sighted. (Inventory #: CH814-409)
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