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Nova Villa, Henricus de [i.e. Henry Morris]
So long, hot-metal men: the comprehensive Bird & Bull type specimen book
Bird & Bull Press, Newtown, 2007. Edition limited to 140, this, the bookbinder Greg Campbell's copy, Campbell-Logan Bindery, out-of-series and marked "BC," 4to, pp. 15, [1], followed by a bibliographer's nightmare in which most leaves are printed recto only, and pagination is applied to printed pages only, resulting in 92 leaves and 100 pages, mostly of specimens of type embellished with woodblocks and ornaments, [4]; title page printed in red and black, specimen leaves printed in a variety of colors, including red, blue, green and yellow, specimen of marbled paper by Karli Frigge tipped in; original tan morocco-backed green cloth-covered boards, green morocco label on spine, remarque in gilt at lower corner of the upper cover; fine in original cloth slipcase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
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