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The Resource A description of the early printed books owned by the Grolier Club : with a brief account of their printers and the history of typography in the fifteenth century

A description of the early printed books owned by the Grolier Club : with a brief account of their printers and the history of typography in the fifteenth century

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A description of the early printed books owned by the Grolier Club : with a brief account of their printers and the history of typography in the fifteenth century
Title
A description of the early printed books owned by the Grolier Club
Title remainder
with a brief account of their printers and the history of typography in the fifteenth century
Title variation
Early printed books owned by the Grolier Club
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CWR
Dewey number
016.093
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
Z240.A1
LC item number
D47 1895
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
A description of the early printed books owned by the Grolier Club : with a brief account of their printers and the history of typography in the fifteenth century
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • " ... one of an edition of four hundred copies on hand-made paper, and three copies on vellum, the printing of which was completed in the month of May, 1895"--p. 1
  • These books were from the typographical library of "Mr. David Wolf Bruce and his father, the late George Bruce..."-- p.7
  • Printer information on verso of t.p
  • Revised edition of the "Catalogue of early printed books, presented to the Grolier Club by David Wolfe Bruce. Exhibited at the Grolier Club 1894."
  • Translations "have been made for the work by Nelson Glenn McCrea, Ph.D."-- p. 8
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical index, index to printers, and list of towns: p. 71-77
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
77, [1] p.
Note
  • Clark Library has two copies. Copy 1: Bound in quarter calf with tan linen boards and ruled in gilt. Title in gilt on spine. Copy 2: With emblematic bookplate of Theo. L. DeVinne on front paste-down with motto: "Aere Perennivs." Stamped "office copy" on top of limitation statement, verso of t.p., and other preliminary pages. Bound in quarter calf with tan linen and ruled in gilt. Title in gilt on spine. From the library of Ward Ritchie.
  • From "the typographical library [of] Mr. David Wolfe Bruce and his father, the late George Bruce ... given to the Grolier club."
Other physical details
ill., facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51831826
  • ucoclc51831826
Label
A description of the early printed books owned by the Grolier Club : with a brief account of their printers and the history of typography in the fifteenth century
Publication
Note
  • " ... one of an edition of four hundred copies on hand-made paper, and three copies on vellum, the printing of which was completed in the month of May, 1895"--p. 1
  • These books were from the typographical library of "Mr. David Wolf Bruce and his father, the late George Bruce..."-- p.7
  • Printer information on verso of t.p
  • Revised edition of the "Catalogue of early printed books, presented to the Grolier Club by David Wolfe Bruce. Exhibited at the Grolier Club 1894."
  • Translations "have been made for the work by Nelson Glenn McCrea, Ph.D."-- p. 8
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical index, index to printers, and list of towns: p. 71-77
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
77, [1] p.
Note
  • Clark Library has two copies. Copy 1: Bound in quarter calf with tan linen boards and ruled in gilt. Title in gilt on spine. Copy 2: With emblematic bookplate of Theo. L. DeVinne on front paste-down with motto: "Aere Perennivs." Stamped "office copy" on top of limitation statement, verso of t.p., and other preliminary pages. Bound in quarter calf with tan linen and ruled in gilt. Title in gilt on spine. From the library of Ward Ritchie.
  • From "the typographical library [of] Mr. David Wolfe Bruce and his father, the late George Bruce ... given to the Grolier club."
Other physical details
ill., facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51831826
  • ucoclc51831826

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