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Modern presswork

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Published by The Inland Printer Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Printing -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Fred W. Gage.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ244 .G22
      The Physical Object
      Pagination138p.
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7008095M
      LC Control Number09013600
      OCLC/WorldCa2199370

      Introduction. Fredson Bowers’s Principles of Bibliographical Description is one of the indisputable classics of twentieth-century scholarship. When it was first published in December , it immediately became the standard guide to its subject, providing for the first time a comprehensive manual for the description of printed books as physical objects. 5– Johann Gutenberg, pages and from the Gutenberg Bible, – The superb typographic legibility and texture, generous margins, and excellent presswork make this first printed book a canon of quality that has seldom been surpassed. An illuminator added the red headers and text, initials, and floral marginal decoration by hand. Z Book industries and trade. ZA2 Treatises on the modern printed book. ZA3 Book design. ZA Printing. Z History. Z Printers and printing establishments. Z Medallic history of printing. Tokens. Z Printer's marks, mottoes, etc. Z Paper. Watermarks, etc.


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Modern Presswork (Classic Reprint) [Fred William Gage] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Modern Presswork It is his especial desire that the younger generation of pressmen may find this book a genuine aid in their efforts toward perfecting themselves in their chosen vocationAuthor: Fred William Gage.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gage, Fred William, Modern presswork. Chicago, Inland Printer Co., (OCoLC) Document Type. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Gage, Fred William, Modern presswork. Chicago, Inland Printer Co., (DLC) (OCoLC) This banner text can have markup.

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