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The Resource This is a showing of type specimens in machine composition and hand composition, : as well as ornaments, borders and initials, in the composing room of Anderson, Ritchie & Simon

This is a showing of type specimens in machine composition and hand composition, : as well as ornaments, borders and initials, in the composing room of Anderson, Ritchie & Simon

Label
This is a showing of type specimens in machine composition and hand composition, : as well as ornaments, borders and initials, in the composing room of Anderson, Ritchie & Simon
Title
This is a showing of type specimens in machine composition and hand composition,
Title remainder
as well as ornaments, borders and initials, in the composing room of Anderson, Ritchie & Simon
Title variation
Type specimen book
Contributor
Former owner
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CAX
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z232.A53
LC item number
T48
Literary form
non fiction
Label
This is a showing of type specimens in machine composition and hand composition, : as well as ornaments, borders and initials, in the composing room of Anderson, Ritchie & Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from cover
  • Publication date derived from "A concise account of Ward Ritchie, 1984" p. 34 (firm incorporated as Anderson, Ritchie & Simon in 1954, retaining original name of Ward Ritchie Press for publishing) and p. 40 (Anderson, Ritchie & Simon went bankrupt in 1976)
  • Additional 12 pages: 14A-14D, 22A-22B, 44A-44B, 48A-48B, [2] p. after 48-B
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
300 (i.e. 312) p.
Note
Clark library has 2 copies. Copy 1 (Press coll. Ritchie Lib. 0611): Lacks p. 205-248 and p. 283-284. Title in yellow on spine. Green comb binding with yellow printed paper cover. Copy 2 (Press coll. Ritchie 0018): Includes additional 18 leaves after p. 300 on ornaments and ornamental cuts. Loose pages (p. 51-57) of "Linotype at Anderson, Ritchie, & Simon" and folded cardstock of "engraved styles" laid in. Ring binding with blue cloth cover. Title in gilt on spine. From the library of Ward Ritchie.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58911451
  • ucoclc58911451
Label
This is a showing of type specimens in machine composition and hand composition, : as well as ornaments, borders and initials, in the composing room of Anderson, Ritchie & Simon
Publication
Note
  • Title from cover
  • Publication date derived from "A concise account of Ward Ritchie, 1984" p. 34 (firm incorporated as Anderson, Ritchie & Simon in 1954, retaining original name of Ward Ritchie Press for publishing) and p. 40 (Anderson, Ritchie & Simon went bankrupt in 1976)
  • Additional 12 pages: 14A-14D, 22A-22B, 44A-44B, 48A-48B, [2] p. after 48-B
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
300 (i.e. 312) p.
Note
Clark library has 2 copies. Copy 1 (Press coll. Ritchie Lib. 0611): Lacks p. 205-248 and p. 283-284. Title in yellow on spine. Green comb binding with yellow printed paper cover. Copy 2 (Press coll. Ritchie 0018): Includes additional 18 leaves after p. 300 on ornaments and ornamental cuts. Loose pages (p. 51-57) of "Linotype at Anderson, Ritchie, & Simon" and folded cardstock of "engraved styles" laid in. Ring binding with blue cloth cover. Title in gilt on spine. From the library of Ward Ritchie.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58911451
  • ucoclc58911451

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