McKerrow, Ronald B.. Printers' & Publishers' Devices in England and Scotland 1485-1640 [Illustrated Monographs issude by the Bibliographical Society. No. XVI]. Printed for the Bibliographical Society at the Chiswick Press, London, 1913.
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Description: Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Quarto. Quarter Cloth Hardback, 1913 . . Ex-Library book, with minimal library treatments. liv + 216pp. 428 Facsimiles. Red and black lettering to title page. Bound in grey papered boards, with cloth spine. Black lettering to spine edge and front board. Top edge gilt, with uncut paper. Usual bumps and rubs to extremities, with cracked spine joints and paper slightly peeling at edges. Hinges, intact. Textblock, slightly started. Pages, clean and intact. Inscription to front free-endpaper, handwritten in black pen and library notation in pencil. Library stamps to face and rear of title page and to bottom edge of page 216. Slight foxing. Photographs available on request. Offered by the Rare & Collectable Books department of Better World Books UK, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase supports literacy charities
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Description: First Edition. Chiswick Press, London, 1913. 4to - over 9Â¾" - 12" tall. Greyish Cloth with black leather label stamped in gold lettering to spine. former Howard University Library copy with a few markings. some wear and mild rubbing to cover edges. hinges a bit weak, but internally reinforced. An 8 page insert of illustrations pertaining to a lecture by the same author is laid-in is containing illustrated examples of 428 printers' or publishers' devices from the years 1485 - 1640 in England and Scotland, and supporting text. This is no. XVI of the Illustrated Monograph series of the Bibliographical Society. , printed on fine watermarked paper, 216 pages.
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Condition: Very Good
Description: liv, 216 pp. + 140 pp. containing 428 facsimiles of devices, 4to, three-quarter green morocco, gilt title, five raised bands, cloth sides, t.e.g. The Bibliographical Society Illustrated Monograph No. XVI. Wilfred Merton's copy, with his booklabel. Newspaper clipping on the work of the Bibliiographical Society laid in (with offsetting onto pastedown and ffep). Light rubbing to hinges, spine age-toned to light brown; offset from turn-ins on end papers, interior otherwise fine. Overall, an attractive copy.
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Description: London: The Bibliographical Society, at the Chiswick Press, 1913. First edition of this well produced book containing illustrated examples of 428 printers' or publishers' devices from the years 1485 - 1640 in England and Scotland, and supporting text. This is no. XVI of the Illustrated Monograph series of the Bibliographical Society. Tan paper covered boards with linen cloth spine, uncut edges, printed on fine watermarked paper, 218 pages. Formerly from a publisher's reference library, with a bookplate on the front pastedown and a number on the spine. Externally a bit rough, with spine fabric absent and quite a bit of wear and soiling to the covers. Internally near fine, with good hinges and very clean pages free from chips, tears, markings, etc., with no internal library marks. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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