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Fountain Pens

£14.99

Product description

Black cloth boards with whole book as new. Dust jacket very clean with the vaguest of shelf wear creases to head/tail. Lavishly illustrated with high quality colour plates. The fountain pen as we know it today developed over thousands of years, from the simple stylus used for cutting marks into clay tablets, to the brush, through the reed, the quill, and the steel-nib dip pen, and finally to the self-contained fountain pen. The advent of electronic communication of the written word has failed to dim the appeal of the fountain pen, and names such as Parker, Waterman, and Sheaffer remain household names. Covering the complete history of the fountain pen, this guide offers useful advice on how to build a collection and where best to look for fountain pens, from car trunk sales to the internet.

Item details

Author(s):
Peter Twydle
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
25x20x1.5 cm
Edition:
2009
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1847971148
ISBN-13:
9781847971142
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Crowood

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

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About this item

Black cloth boards with whole book as new. Dust jacket very clean with the vaguest of shelf wear creases to head/tail. Lavishly illustrated with high quality colour plates. The fountain pen as we know it today developed over thousands of years, from the simple stylus used for cutting marks into clay tablets, to the brush, through the reed, the quill, and the steel-nib dip pen, and finally to the self-contained fountain pen. The advent of electronic communication of the written word has failed to dim the appeal of the fountain pen, and names such as Parker, Waterman, and Sheaffer remain household names. Covering the complete history of the fountain pen, this guide offers useful advice on how to build a collection and where best to look for fountain pens, from car trunk sales to the internet.

Author(s):
Peter Twydle
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
25x20x1.5 cm
Edition:
2009
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1847971148
ISBN-13:
9781847971142
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Crowood

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. . Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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