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Author Glaister, Geoffrey Ashall.

Title An encyclopedia of the book : terms used in paper-making, printing, bookbinding and publishing / With notes on illuminated manuscripts, bibliophiles, private presses, and printing societies. Incl. illus. and translated extracts from Grafisk uppslagsbok, Esselte, Stockholm.

Imprint Cleveland : World Pub. Co., [1960]


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Edition [1st ed.]
Description 484 pages : illustrations (some color, part mounted) ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note London ed. (G. Allen and Unwin) has title: Glossary of the book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-484).
Contents The encyclopedia -- Some type specimens -- Latin place names as used in the imprints of early printed books -- The contemporary private press -- Proof corrections sybols -- A short reading list.
Subject Books -- Dictionaries.
Printing -- Dictionaries.
Publishers and publishing -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Added Author Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
Other Form: Online version: Glaister, Geoffrey Ashall. Encyclopedia of the book. [1st ed.]. Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [1960] (OCoLC)647424805

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