THE BOOK, From Manuscript to Market (inscribed & signed)

By: Winans, Leonard G.

Price: $19.50

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Winans "combines a long experience in printing and practical book-making with an extensive knowledge of the publishing and literary fields," and here "covers every step essential to the making of a book, tracing the origin and history of each process as well as presenting, with a wealth of non-technical detail, the most modern methods of the book-making field." Inscription reads: "To Bruce,/with best wishes./Leonard/New York, 9/8/42." Blue and black cloth w/gilt lettering, 180 pages (including glossary of bookmaking terms), illustrated, dust jacket design by Laufer. Lightly bumped corners/spine ends, moderate general wear, in edgeworn dust jacket w/sunned spine, light chipping to corners/spine ends, short edge tears, light soil.

Title: THE BOOK, From Manuscript to Market (inscribed & signed)

Author Name: Winans, Leonard G.

Categories: Signed (all categories), Non-fiction,

Edition: 1st Grosset & Dunlap edition

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap / G&D: 1941

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Winans, on front end paper

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 011900

Keywords: LEONARD G. WINANS, BOOK, BOOKS, BOOKMAKING, PUBLISHING, PRINTERS, PAPER, TYPOGRAPHY, TYPEFACE, BIBLIOGRAPHY, BIBLIOPHILE, BIBLIOPHILES, LAUFER, PRINTING