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How is a man : commonplace book
Bib ID 1512224
Format BookBook
Author
Summers, R. E
 
Description [Pearl Beach], N.S.W. : Escutcheon Press, [2001] 
113 p., [5] leaves (some folded) : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 42 cm., in slipcase, 43 cm. 
ISBN 1875862145
Notes

Five leaves, including index sheet, in pocket at back

Colophon signed and numbered by R.E. Summers

Some illustrations are tipped in. Various typefaces are used, some in two or more colours

"This edition of twentyfive copies has been type-set by hand and printed using a hand-operated Western proofing press, on 200 g.s.m. Magnani Velati Avorio paper. Type-setting was begun in 1988, the completed pages were taken to Herve Goarin for binding in July 2001 ... " - Colophon

Loney, Alan. “Of the typographic art,” Verso: a magazine for the book as a work of art, no. 5 (March 2017), pages 26-28.

No. 17 of 25 copies.

Subjects Printing -- Specimens.  |  Human beings -- Quotations, maxims, etc.  |  Type and type-founding -- Specimens.  |  Quotations, English.  |  Commonplace-books.  |  Private presses -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Escutcheon Press
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