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Type Specimens of Caliban Press On the Occasion of its Sixth Anniversary
Caliban Press, Montclair, New Jersey 1991 - Large quarto, being #48 of 100 copies, written, hand-set, printed on a Vandercook proofpress, bound and signed by Mark McMurray, with additional monotype composition by Harold Berliner & Out of Sorts. Approximately 70 pages, some numbered, others bound in as examples of the press's work and type faces, which include Garamond, Caslon, NIcolas Cochin, Scotch Roman, Palatino, Lutetia, Weiss and Piranesi as text faces, with others as cursives, display initials, sans serifs wood type and a page of odd sorts. Papers used include Curtis Rag, Mohaqwk Letterpress & Tyvek machine made, Nideggen mouldmade, Bhutan Resho, Iyo Glazed, Barcham Green & Fabriano Roma handmades. A strikingly beautiful book, bound in heavy wrappers. Fine. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]
      [Bookseller: Barbara Farnsworth, Bookseller, A.B.A.A.]
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