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Lot 5
BIBLIOGRAPHY - Specimens of Types & Borders and Illustrated Catalogue of Printers' Joinery and Materials, [CASLON] [1911]; GRAND-CARTERET (JOHN) L'histoire, la vie, les moeurs et la curiosité par l'image, le pamphlet et le document (1450-1900), 1927, 5 vol., and 2 others (8)
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US$ 340 - 500
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Specimens of Types & Borders and Illustrated Catalogue of Printers' Joinery and Materials, portrait frontispiece, 2 plates illustrating the foundry, 4to, H.W. Caslon & Co Ltd, [1911] with a small quantity of contemporary promotional Caslon leaflets--GRAND-CARTERET (JOHN) L'histoire, la vie, les moeurs et la curiosité par l'image, le pamphlet et le document (1450-1900), 5 vol., ONE OF 1000 from an overall edition of 1500, numerous engraved plates and illustrations (many coloured, several folding), contemporary blind-tooled morocco with gilt vignettes to upper boards and elaborate gilt spines, 4to, Paris, Librairie de la Curiosité et des Beaux-Arts, 1927; and 2 others (8)
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