SPECIMEN BOOK OF TYPE AND PRINTING MATERIAL. Hansen.
SPECIMEN BOOK OF TYPE AND PRINTING MATERIAL.
SPECIMEN BOOK OF TYPE AND PRINTING MATERIAL.
SPECIMEN BOOK OF TYPE AND PRINTING MATERIAL.

SPECIMEN BOOK OF TYPE AND PRINTING MATERIAL.

Boston, (1903). 8 x 6. 248 pages. Pictorial cloth. Some soil & wear; front hinge open, but binding tight and contents near fine. This copy was sent to Mr. C. Quint, Yarmouth, Maine. Item #18204

A mechanical genius, Hansen worked for the Dickinson Type Foundry until the great Boston Fire of 1872 destroyed all the foundries. Two months later, Hansen's own foundry was up and running. His was the first New England foundry to use the new standardized point system.

Price: $285.00

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