THE PRINTERS' INTERNATIONAL SPECIMEN EXCHANGE. Volume XIII. Printers' Specimens.
THE PRINTERS' INTERNATIONAL SPECIMEN EXCHANGE. Volume XIII
THE PRINTERS' INTERNATIONAL SPECIMEN EXCHANGE. Volume XIII
THE PRINTERS' INTERNATIONAL SPECIMEN EXCHANGE. Volume XIII
THE PRINTERS' INTERNATIONAL SPECIMEN EXCHANGE. Volume XIII

THE PRINTERS' INTERNATIONAL SPECIMEN EXCHANGE. Volume XIII.

London, 1892. 9 x 11. (x) pages of Introduction & list of contributors + about 350 leaves of specimens (3 folding). Publisher's full vellum over boards, titled in gold on spine and upper cover. Covers have old soil, spine darker, upper joint split one-third but held on tightly. Some protruding deckles dusty, but contents very clean. One plate is torn in half, but present. Very good copy. Item #17318

Devised by Andrew Tuer as a scheme "to develop higher skills among printers" and to "elevate public taste in typography," the Exchange succeeded brilliantly. Hundreds of printers worldwide participated. There is a great deal of color & metallic and "Artistic" printing.

Price: $1,300.00