THE LETTER-PRESS PRINTER. a complete guide to the art of printing : containing practical instructions for learners at case, press, and machine : embracing the whole practice of book work, with diagram and complete schemes of impositions, job work, with examples, news work, colour work, to make coloured inks, to work press and machine, to make rollers, and other valuable information.

London, 1893. Fifth edition. 4 x 6 1/4. xvii, 18-204 pages. Illustrations throughout the text. Publisher's blue cloth. Paper is browned and brittle. A fair, working copy only. Item #11368

The section on colour printing was "corrected and addeded to." " of the best modern manuals of the art of printing...." --Bigmore & Wyman, p. 274. “This was the first good comprehensive manual to appear in this half of the [nineteenth] century.”--Wakeman, Literature of letterpress printing, no. 18.

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