Lot 658

Printed Related Books and Ephemera - to include...

Auction Date: 23/06/2022 at 09:30 am

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Printed Related Books and Ephemera - to include Gutenberg & The Art of Printing by E C Pearson, 1876, First Edition a 292-page book with over 10 plates and many illustrations within the text, as well as giving a history of printing has a lot of information about printing in this late 19th Century period with many illustrations The Book Makers of Old Birmingham: Authors, Printers, & Book Sellers by Joseph Hill 1907 - Special Limited Edition hand signed by the Author. Being a large 127-page book with 29 plate illustrations and list of Subscribers. Giving an interesting account about the trade in Birmingham over the years wear to spine, a Fine Poster Size Printers Advertisement by F T Hannotiau Lithogical Printer Brussels c1850s/60s. Beautiful gold & multi-coloured printing on porcelain coated card, size 15½" x 10". (Printed with fine coloured powder, a process invented in Belgium in the 1840s using a system similar to today's Laser printers), 1900 noted City of London Printer "Charles Skipper & East" Calendar, Great Tower Street, a 1900 calendar. Finely printed view of the Forest at Fontainbleau, done on two cards so forest print can be removed afterward, kept or framed. (4)

Guide Price: £30.00 - £40.00

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