ROLLINS, Carl Purington.
A Printer's Solutions of Some Printer's Problems.
Yale University Press
One of 500 copies printed as a keepsake in celebration of Rollins’s 75th birthday, with a list of 55 of the printer’s favourite books produced…
ROGERS, Bruce. GARGAZ, Pierre-André. EDDY, George Simpson.
A Project of Universal and Perpetual Peace Written by a former Galley-Slave and Printed by Benjamin Franklin at Passy in the Year 1782.
George Simpson Eddy
A gift from the publisher George Simpson Eddy to the New Jersey Historical Society, with the society’s book label and Eddy’s printed ‘with compliments’ slip…
[ROGERS, Bruce]. RALEIGH, Walter.
A Report of the Truth Concerning the Last Sea-Fight of the Revenge.
Inserted loose is a prospectus for Shakespearean scholar Mark Liddell’s series, ‘The Elizabethan Shakespeare’, including specimen pages and a small printed biographical note on Liddell.
SCHANILEC, Gaylord, 1955.
A Robin’s Reach.
Midnight Paper Sales
From ‘Little Book of Birds’, part of Schanilec’s trilogy, the other two are his ‘Bokeh: A Little Book of Flowers’ and Ninja Press’s ‘Departures’.
PRESS OF THE INDIANA KID. WEYGAND, James Lamar.
A Second Book of Pressmarks, Gathered from America's Private Presses and from Others Not so Private.
Private Press of the Indiana Kid
A really charming and deep guide to America’s small fine presses.
GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. LABOUREUR, J.E. STERNE, Laurence.
A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy.
Waltham St. Lawrence
Golden Cockerel Press
With the prospectus inserted loose.
GRABHORN PRESS. WYNKYN DE WORDE.
A Short Account of the Life and Work of Wynkyn de Worde, with a leaf from The Golden Legend printed by him at the sign of The Sun in Fleet Street, London, the Year 1527.
Printed by the Grabhorn Press for the Book Club of California
The texts used here on Wynkyn de Worde and on the textual and printing history of the Golden Legend, were compiled from various sources by…
RAMPANT LIONS PRESS. LAMB, Lynton. SMART, Christopher.
A Song to David.
Rampant Lions Press / Distributed by the Bodley Head
Inserted loose is a 1970 prospectus for books designed and printed at the Rampant Lions Press.
ST. DOMINIC’S PRESS. BAKER, Fr. Augustin.
A Spirituall Life in a Secular State, being an addition to ‘The Abridgment of a Spirituall Life’ by Father Augustin Baker, Religious of the hold order of St. Bennit. Taken from a manuscript at St. Gregory’s Abbey, Downside.
St. Dominic's Press
Taken from the 17th century manuscript at Downside.
NONESUCH PRESS. LAVER, James.
A Stitch in Time; or, Pride Prevents a Fall.
Laver’s pastiche of Pope’s ‘Rape of the Lock’, ‘transposed into modern times’.
James Laver (1899-1975) was the Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the V…
VERDIGRIS. ROTHCHILD (Judith) & LINTOTT (Mark).
A Study of Two Pears/Etude de deux poires.
A sumptuous feast for the eye. Rothchild and Lintott producing yet another remarkable work of art.
[PRINTING]. RYDER, John.
A Suite of Fleurons or A Preliminary Enquiry into the History and Combinable Natures of Certain Printers' Flowers.
Phoenix House, London
Tinlings of Liverpool
With the booklabel of Robert Elwell.
FLORIN PRESS. WYATT, Leo.
A Suite of Little Alphabets engraved in wood by Leo Wyatt.
The inks were largely ground by hand from dry pigment and prepared varnish and several are different colours than those which appeared in the book…
ALEMBIC PRESS. GIBBINGS, Robert.
A Tale of Two Benches.
The Tale of Two Benches is taken from Gibbings’s book Till I End My Song, being the chapter about the village where the Alembic Press…
[PRINTING]. MORISON, Stanley.
A Tally of Types Cut for Machine Composition and Introduced at the University Press Cambridge.
Privately Printed at the University Press
Morison’s fascinating account of 17 typefaces, and why they were cut at his instigation and under his supervision by the Monotype Corporation between 1922 and…
PRESS OF THE WOOLLY WHALE. DWIGGINS. W.A.
A Technique for Dealing with Artists.
Press of the Woolly Whale
ASHENDENE PRESS. BERNERS, Dame Juliana.
A Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth an Angle.
Inscribed by C.H. StJohn Hornby, the printer and owner of the Ashendene Press to W. Faux in May 1904 on the front free endpaper.
AMERICAN PRINTING HISTORY ASSOCIATION. STINEHOUR PRESS. KELLY, Jerry. PEICH, Michael.
A Type Miscellany Twentieth Anniversary Broadside Portfolio.
American Printing History Association
“A shared interest in type has brought together this collection of broadsides; for, without type, there would obviously be no American Printing History Association....the group…
HARRISON OF PARIS. [WHEELER, Monroe, ed].
A Typographical Commonplace-Book.
Minton, Balch & Company
A highly entertaining collection of quotations and anecdotes printed in a variety of types and layouts, with some illustrations and decorations, a few in color.
RAVEN PRESS. SOUTHEY, Robert. BYRON, Lord.
A Vision of Judgement by Robert Southey and The Vision of Judgement by Lord Byron.
With the original prospectus inserted loose.