DAVIES, Hugh William

Title Devices of the Early Printers 1457 - 1560: their history and development with a chapter on portrait figures of printers.
Publisher London Grafton & Co
Date 1935
Book ID 37185
First Edition  

Description

A very good, clean, tight copy in original light-blue cloth, spine lettered gilt. No dust-wrapper. xi+707pp., c. 500 pages of illustrations (photographic facsimiles of devices). F.e.p. a little cockled else in excellent condition. Used; Very Good Each facsimile is accompanied by the title and date of the book it came from, with notes on the illustrator and printer etc.. Preceded by a history, distinctions between Bale-, Trade- and Merchants'- Marks, discussion of printers and artists. With bibliography, notes and index.
Price: £80.00

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