Journal of the Printing Historical Society, No. 5, 1969
by James Mosley (b. 1936), editor
London:: Printing Historical Society,, 1969. First Edition. Paperback. Like New/Like New. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 5/8 x 6 inches. [iv], 97, [1 blank, , 5 [ads] pp. 2 folding plates with technical drawings for Clymer's Columbian Press, figures and tables throughout, numerous photographic plates, 34 page facsimile of Bessemer's type specimen book, ads; text clean, unmarked. Plain stiff wrappers, printed paper dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Fine. A jam-packed issue that includes the Society's 19th-Century Type-Specimen Books, No. 1, A. Bessemer's Specimen of Printing Types, 1830. Other articles include: James Moran, "The Columbian Press;" Geoffrey Wakeman, "Anastatic Printing for Sir Thomas Phillipps;" Elizabeth M. Harris, "Experimental Graphic Processes in England 1800-1859, Part III;" John Dreyfus, "George Friend 1881-1969: A Memoir;" Paul Fildes, "Phototransfer of Drawings in Wood-block Engraving. (Inventory #: CH814-418)
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