English & Scottish printing types, 1535-58, 1552-58

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  • Printing -- Specimens.,
  • Type and type-founding.,
  • Printing -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Printing -- Scotland -- History.

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Other titlesEnglish and Scottish printing types, 1535-58, 1552-58.
Statementcollected and annotated by Frank Isaac.
SeriesBibliographical Society facsimiles and illustrations -- no.3
ContributionsIsaac, Frank Swinton., Bibliographical Society.
The Physical Object
Paginationca.100p., 171p. of plates :
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14062537M

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