The magic of the book : more reminiscences and adventures of a bookman / by William Dana Orcutt.


Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1930.

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Subjects Biblioteca apostolica vaticana.
Books.
Libraries.
Printers -- United States -- Biography.
Printers.
Printing -- United States.
Printing.
Type and type-founding.
United States.
Description [i-xii] pages, 1 leaf, 3-314 pages, 1 leaf : color frontispiece, illustrations, plates, facs. ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1930.
Notes "First impression of the Trade Edition"--Title page verso.
Contents Foreword -- The seats of the mighty -- The resurrection of the Vatican library -- The language of type -- Pens turned into swords -- In quest of Sweynheym and Pannartz -- Bodoni at home -- The real investment that lies in books -- Index and bibliography.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1394888
(OCoLC)ocm01394888
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Orcutt, William Dana, 1870-1953.
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