Union Springs: Press of Robert LoMascolo, 2016. 8 3/4 x 13 3/4. 52 pages + 2 original leaves. Illustrated with 12 type specimens and more than 30 woodcuts taken from Sartorius’ work. Quarter morocco & decorated boards. Fine. Item #18116
One of 200 copies. With a bifolium printed in 1591 by David Sartorius in Ingolstadt. explores how the types of French masters such as Claude Garamond came to be used in Sartorius’ printing house in southern Germany. Foreword by Herbert H. Johnson. Book is beautifully printed by letterpress in black, red, and gold ink on Crane's Lettra.