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[A collection of typographical samples from the 16th to the 18th centuries.]
Bib ID 233182
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description [S.l. : s.n., 15--] 
1 portfolio ([9] samples : ill. (chiefly col.)), music ; 52 cm. 
Full contents
  • 1. A leaf from the Fourth Folio of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
  • 2. A leaf from a Spanish service book with music, printed in 1525 by Johann Cromburger
  • 3. A leaf from Euclid's Elements, in Italian from 'Paganius de Paganius', Venetian ed., 1509
  • 4. A leaf from a large folio world history, with hand coloured illustrations
  • 5. A leaf from a black letter folio ed. of the Psalms, probably printed by Koberger, late 15th century or very early 16th century
  • 6. A folio leaf, black letter, rubricated, from an unidentified theological work
  • 7. A leaf from an unidentified English Bible with black letter
  • 8. An unidentified leaf from an 18th century British work
  • 9. An original etching signed Louis Le Nain D. & S., no. 24 of 100, embossed "Musees nationaux / Chalcographie du Louvre".
 
Notes

Title supplied by cataloguer.

Item 6 has a penciled note on verso reading: Anton Koberger Nuremberger 1480.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-60073566

Subjects Printing -- Specimens.

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