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John Baskerville of Birmingham Letter Founder and Printer

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Product description

Hardback with dust jacket, not price clipped.

Internally clean.

"Baskerville was concerned with every thing to do with the art and craft of printing, from the design of type to the improvement of the print and paper technology of his day. it is F.E. Pardoe's contention that it is high time That Baskerville was recognised as the greatest printer Britain has ever produced, a man who practised his trade with inventiveness and an appealingly non-commercial sense of perfectionism.

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Item details

Author(s):
F.E Pardoe
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
181
Publisher:
Frederick Muller Limited
Title:
John Baskerville of Birmingham Letter Founder & Printer

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Hardback with dust jacket, not price clipped.

Internally clean.

"Baskerville was concerned with every thing to do with the art and craft of printing, from the design of type to the improvement of the print and paper technology of his day. it is F.E. Pardoe's contention that it is high time That Baskerville was recognised as the greatest printer Britain has ever produced, a man who practised his trade with inventiveness and an appealingly non-commercial sense of perfectionism.

Oxfam Eastleigh

Author(s):
F.E Pardoe
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
181
Publisher:
Frederick Muller Limited
Title:
John Baskerville of Birmingham Letter Founder & Printer

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