Maggs Bros Ltd

A Guide to Typography, in two parts.

BEADNELL Henry, Printer (1861])

£400.00  [First Edition]

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Literary and Practical; or, The Reader's Handbook and the Compositor's Vade-Mecum.First Edition. 2 parts. Small 8vo. [2], x, 269; xii, 272pp. Contemporary black cloth (joints split). London: F. Bowering [1859 -

Rare. The first part is orthographic and typographic, including a section on proof-correcting; the second and most important part is the practical compositor or typesetter's manual. An intended third part on press and machine work never appeared.

Stock Code: 42374