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American line type book : borders, ornaments : price list, printing material and machinery.
American Type Founders Company.
imprint
[Jersey City, N.J.] (from Maurice Annenberg's "type foundries of America and their catalogs." p. 44) : American Type Founders Co., 1906.
description
[4], xxiv, 21, 21a-21f, 22-32, 32a-32b, 33-40, 40a-40f, 55-58, 81-88, 88a-88d, 89-91, 94-147, 147a-147f, 148-151, 151a-151b, 152-161, 170-229, 229a-229b, 230-232, 232a-232d, 233-435, 438-477, 477a-477f, 478-485, 485a-485b, 486-517, 517a-517b, 518-521, 521a-521b, 522-528, [1], 638-680, [1], 686-700, 700a-700b, 701-727, 727a-727b, 728-746, 746a-746d, 747-828, 828a-828l, 829-840, 889-1109, [1] p. (the last page blank) : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
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imprint
[Jersey City, N.J.] (from Maurice Annenberg's "type foundries of America and their catalogs." p. 44) : American Type Founders Co., 1906.
general note
"For a large selection of both plain and ornamental type faces not shown in this Specimen Book, printers are referred to the Supplement to the American Type Book, a copy of shich was placed in every printing office in the country."--To the Buying Printer.
"See Supplement for faces not shown in this book"--T.p.
Includes "Classified Index": p. iii.
Includes "Index to Type Specimens" (p. v-xii), "Index and Price List of Cuts (p. xiii-xv) and "Index to Machinery and Materials" (p. xvi-xxiii).
T.p. printed in black and yellow with double rule border.
local note
MASS copy: Bound in red cord-grain cloth blocked in black, a.e. stained red. Upper cover blocked in black with titling and illustration of a man holding a book and lower cover blocked in black: "Originator of Type Fashions". With light brown endpapers printed in brown with all-over floral pattern. With ownership label: "Roy Gurney His Book". P. 343-344 torn out.
catalogue key
7910675

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