Four Centuries of Fine Printing. London, [1924]. 2o, plates. Cloth (some wear). Dust jacket (for upper cover and flap only). LIMITED EDITION of 390 copies. -- Modern Fine Printing. London, 1925. 2o, plates. Publisher's cloth (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (chipped at edges). LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies in English. -- German Incunabula in the British Museum. London, 1928. 2o, frontispiece, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED, number 29 of 30 on hand-made paper. -- Another copy. London, 1928. 2o, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (torn at spine, badly chipped). LIMITED EDITION of 398 copies. -- The Typographic Arts. London, [1949]. 8o, plates. Modern leather, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, number 15 of 75. -- And approx. 20 others including two on Morison. Together approx. 25 vols. V.p., v.d., various sizes and bindings (conditions vary). (25) " /> MORISON, Stanley. <I>Notes on the Development of Latin Script.</I> Cambridge, 1949. 2<V>o. Original wrappers. LIMITED EDITION of 50 copies. PRESENTATION COPY to "S.C." with 4-line inscription SIGNED "S.M." -- <I>Four Centuries of Fine Printing.</I> London, [1924]. 2<V>o, plates. Cloth (some wear). Dust jacket (for upper cover and flap only). LIMITED EDITION of 390 copies. -- <I>Modern Fine Printing.</I> London, 1925. 2<V>o, plates. Publisher's cloth (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (chipped at edges). LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies in English. -- <I>German Incunabula in the British Museum.</I> London, 1928. 2<V>o, frontispiece, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED, number 29 of 30 on hand-made paper. -- Another copy. London, 1928. 2<V>o, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (torn at spine, badly chipped). LIMITED EDITION of 398 copies. -- <I>The Typographic Arts.</I> London, [1949]. 8<V>o, plates. Modern leather, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, number 15 of 75. -- And approx. 20 others including two on Morison. Together approx. 25 vols. V.p., v.d., various sizes and bindings (conditions vary). (25) | Christie's
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    Printed Books including Printing History and Reference

    20 March 2001, New York, East

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    MORISON, Stanley. Notes on the Development of Latin Script. Cambridge, 1949. 2o. Original wrappers. LIMITED EDITION of 50 copies. PRESENTATION COPY to "S.C." with 4-line inscription SIGNED "S.M." -- Four Centuries of Fine Printing. London, [1924]. 2o, plates. Cloth (some wear). Dust jacket (for upper cover and flap only). LIMITED EDITION of 390 copies. -- Modern Fine Printing. London, 1925. 2o, plates. Publisher's cloth (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (chipped at edges). LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies in English. -- German Incunabula in the British Museum. London, 1928. 2o, frontispiece, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED, number 29 of 30 on hand-made paper. -- Another copy. London, 1928. 2o, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (torn at spine, badly chipped). LIMITED EDITION of 398 copies. -- The Typographic Arts. London, [1949]. 8o, plates. Modern leather, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, number 15 of 75. -- And approx. 20 others including two on Morison. Together approx. 25 vols. V.p., v.d., various sizes and bindings (conditions vary). (25)

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    MORISON, Stanley. Notes on the Development of Latin Script. Cambridge, 1949. 2o. Original wrappers. LIMITED EDITION of 50 copies. PRESENTATION COPY to "S.C." with 4-line inscription SIGNED "S.M." -- Four Centuries of Fine Printing. London, [1924]. 2o, plates. Cloth (some wear). Dust jacket (for upper cover and flap only). LIMITED EDITION of 390 copies. -- Modern Fine Printing. London, 1925. 2o, plates. Publisher's cloth (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (chipped at edges). LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies in English. -- German Incunabula in the British Museum. London, 1928. 2o, frontispiece, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED, number 29 of 30 on hand-made paper. -- Another copy. London, 1928. 2o, plates. Publisher's cloth, gilt stamp (corners rubbed). Dust jacket (torn at spine, badly chipped). LIMITED EDITION of 398 copies. -- The Typographic Arts. London, [1949]. 8o, plates. Modern leather, gilt stamp (rubbed). LIMITED EDITION, number 15 of 75. -- And approx. 20 others including two on Morison. Together approx. 25 vols. V.p., v.d., various sizes and bindings (conditions vary). (25)


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