Isaac (Frank), 1882-1943

English & Scottish printing types 1501-1535, 1508-1541

London, Bibliographical Society for the Author, 1930
(29 cm), [32] pp., 98 leaves of plates. Publisher’s buckram-backed boards. - First edition. Illustrated by 98 facsimiles from the works of twenty-six English and six Scottish printers, with a brief discussion of the work and type for each printer. A second volume published in 1932 (not present here) documents English and Scottish types used respectively from 1535-1558 and 1552-1558. ¶ Fine copy.
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