Near fine in original dust jacket
1999 · New Castle
by Rhodes, Barbara and William Wells Streeter
495 pp. A near fine copy with very light wear to the jacket. A fascinating reference documenting the development of various mechanical copying technology. Included with the books are two examples brochures from companies who manufactured early methods of copying documents. The two items include:
R. Hoe & Co. Manufacturers of Type-Revolving, Single & Double Cylinder Printing Machines... Improved Letter Copy Presses... New York: R. Hoe & Co., circa 1880's. Folded brochure.
La Belle Letter-Copying Book and Ink. Chicago: The La Belle Manufacturing Company, circa 1878.  pp.
(Inventory #: 229)