Specimen Book of Type Made form Nickel-Alloy Metal by the Keystone Type Foundry. Containing also a Catalogue of Printers' Supplies from the foundry.
Philadelphia, PA Keystone Type Foundry. 8" x 5.5" Black leatherette with silver titling on top board and spine.Corners rounded, page edges red. Only flaw is a small extraction on page 142-43 [see pics]. 178-314 [which includes "our complete Combination Borders in Series"]. INFO: I sell old and new types, type-founding artifacts & tools, type-cabinets & cases, and other letterpress things from my own shop. Aside from type, I will be listing books on printing, type specimens, private press books & ephemera, fine printing.
DePol engravings, early printed leaves, books about books, books about illuminated manuscripts and facsimiles, antiquarian books from the UK & the US, English lit. And the literature & history of the Western church. I have quite a few lightly used series of American & European types in cases for sale. If there is a face that you are looking for, ask.
I may have it in relative abundance. In addition, I sell some very nice items types, books & etc.
For a few good retired friends that are better acquainted with movable type than computers. I really do appreciate it. William morris, kelmscott press, private press, fine press, type, type specimen, type founding, letterpress printing, wood engraving, John DePol, Yellow Barn Press, Fleece Press, Golden Cockerell, ATF, american type founders, fine printing, vellum, leather, early printing. The item "Specimen Book of Type. 1899" is in sale since Wednesday, June 27, 2018.This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Books & Manuals". The seller is "acw" and is located in Fairfield, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia.