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Specimens of type

H.W. Caslon and Co.

Specimens of type

by H.W. Caslon and Co.

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Published by [s.n.] in [London?] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCaslon & Livermore.
The Physical Object
Paginationca.200 leaves ;
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15548344M

Book: Bruner, John Clay. Type Specimens of Fossil Fishes: Catalogue of the University of Alberta Laboratory for Vertebrate Paleontology. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, pp. ISBN CAT# KE Published Janu American Type Founders Company. Specimens of type, brass rules and dashes, ornaments and borders, society emblems, check lines, cuts, initials and other productions of the American Type Founders Co. New York: Garland Pub., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: American Type Founders Company. ISBN:

- Specimen books are the printed brochures or catalogs of type foundries and printers, offered to advertise the range and quality of type available. They have been an essential part of the printing trade since soon after the invention of printing with movable metal type in the 15th century. See more ideas about Specimen, Type, Typography pins. Most urine specimens are collected by having the patient urinate into a container or receptacle. To keep the sample from becoming contaminated by materials outside the urinary tract, patients are given instructions on how to clean the genital area and void a bit of urine before collecting the specimen into the container.

Madison, 7 x 61, 2 pages. Cloth, paper labels, and endpapers printed from wood type and ornaments. Rear pocket holds a folded broadside printed in three colors of wood type and ornaments. Top edge foxed, all else fine. Item # One of copies printed letterpress on Mohawk Superfine paper. Signed by Kelly, Saxe, and Rachel Davis the printer. Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, &c. is a vintage volume with an established cultlike status within the bibliophile, typographic, and design ally published as a catalogue for William H. Page’s Connecticut wood type foundry— considered one of the best in the world—this type specimen book features elaborate display typefaces meant to .


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Specimen books (in full: type specimen books) are the printed brochures or catalogs of type foundries and printers, offered to advertise the range and quality of type available.

They have been an essential part of the printing trade since soon after the invention of printing with movable metal type in the 15th century. Abstract: This third part of Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History continues the list begun by James C.

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Pages 24 and 25 Lino type faces and bordersSeller Rating: % positive. Book Description. The Laboratory for Vertebrate Paleontology at the University of Allberta houses type specimens of fossil fishes.

This book is a catalogue of these specimens. Included for each entry is taxonomy, detailed collection locality information, the citation wherein the species was originally described, and a list of individual type.Cincinnati: Allison & Smith, 6 x 9.

xxiv, pages. One small letter cut out page Original cloth gilt stamped Edition of on upper cover. Some wear to tips, joints, & spine ends, but very good.

Item # The specimens are noted for their legibility and fine presswork, plus the originality of some of the copy. The compilers must have enjoyed setting the display .This is a well designed type specimen book displaying samples of type that was available from V&M Typographic in the s.

The displays are of their metal type library and should prove helpful to anyone interested in the selection of type from large typographers at that time.

There is a one line sample of each face at the beginning of the book/5(1).