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Typographic years

a printer"s journey through a half-century, 1925-1975

by Joseph Blumenthal

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by F.C. Beil in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Blumenthal, Joseph, 1897-,
    • Spiral Press -- History,
    • Printers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Printing -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century,
    • Book design -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century,
    • Publishers and publishing -- New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Joseph Blumenthal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ232.B654 B58 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination153 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3511786M
      ISBN 100913720380
      LC Control Number82071904

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