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Typographic years : a printer's journey through a half century 1925-1975: PB 118-2003

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Typographic years : a printer's journey through a half century 1925-1975


Publisher: Grolier Club, The
Author: Blumenthal, Joseph
Designer: Blumenthal, Joseph
Printer: Stinehour Press
Printer: Meriden Gravure Company



By Joseph Blumenthal

[12], 153 p. : ill. ; 25 cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York
  • Lunenburg

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1982


" of an edition of 300 copies. It is the first of the publications to mark the centennial of the Grolier Club. The book has been designed by Joseph Blumenthal, printed at The Stinehour Press ... with reproductions printed by The Meriden Gravure Company. This is copy number [in ms] 7 ..."--Colophon Signed by Joseph Blumenthal. Quarter bound in red cloth with patterned paper sides (bearing the emblem of the Grolier Club) over boards. Issued in matching slipcase. Inscription to John Dreyfus: "for John - at another fine visit in Cream Hollow - Joe Spiral November/'82"

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 118-2003
Primary reference Number: 95042
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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