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Men of printing : Anglo-American profiles: PB 71-2004

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Men of printing : Anglo-American profiles


Editor: Walsdorf, John J.
Editor: Moser, Barry
Printmaker: Moser, Barry
Publisher: Pennyroyal Press
Designer: Hendel, Richard
Pressman: McGrath, Harold Patrick



Edited by John J. Walsdorf ; wood engravings by Barry Moser.

With a second set of 8 signed engravings laid in.

[85] p. : ports. ; 19 cm.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1976


"The obituaries of these Men of Printing have been reprinted with the permission of the Times, London, the New York Times and Publishers Weekly. They appear here as they were originally published with minor editing. Three hundred copies have been printed at Pennyroyal, April 1976. Designed by Richard Hendel, printed from the original blocks. Harold McGrath, pressman. Quarter bound in leather, blind stamped with title, with marbled patterned sides.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 71-2004
Primary reference Number: 117549
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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