van Loon, Hendrik Willem
Title OBSERVATIONS ON THE MYSTERY OF PRINT And the Work of Johann Gutenberg
Book Condition About near fine: a trifle shaken, with fading to the spine, age-toning to the pages. In blue cloth with gilt lettering and devices; soiling, wear, and substantial darkening to the dust jacket, which is split at the rear spine fold, thus good only.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: New York Times Second National Book Fair/Book Manufacturer's Institute, 1937.
Seller ID 52198.00
Attractive little treatise on the history of printing, written and illustrated by van Loon and designed by Frederic W. Goudy at the behest of the Book Manufacturers' Institute for distribution at their second annual Book Fair.  pages.
Printing. Books on Books. Illustrated Books.