(Typography Reference)

The Biography and Typography of William Caxton, England's First Printer.

London: Trübner & Co., 1877. Octavo. viii, 383pp. This copy extra-illustrated with thirty-three plates, including engravings, and facsimiles of Caxton typography and woodcuts. These additions flesh out a truly engaging and thorough study of Caxton and his press. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full brown morocco. Gilt to edges and turn-ins, spine with five raised bands and gilt titling. Original wrappers bound in. Some shelf-toning to spine and upper cover, few scuffs to spine, else near fine. T.e.g. Item #31042

Price: $750.00

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