Winans, Leonard G.
Title THE BOOK, From Manuscript to Market (inscribed & signed)
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Good
Edition 1st Grosset & Dunlap edition
Size Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall
Publisher New York Grosset & Dunlap / G&D 1941
Inscription Inscribed & Signed by Winans, on front end paper
Seller ID 011900
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.
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