New York: Dover Publications, Inc., (1994),
Reprint of 1964 edition. octavo, pictorial wrappers. (xxiv), (374)pp. Dover Publications, Inc., Item #15641
A definitive study of the American printer from 1639 to 1800. All tools, materials, and conditions involved in the early printing trade are covered. The final two chapters deal extensively with both the content and look of the finished books, pamphlets and papers published by the Colonial presses. Illustrated. Spine creased from reading, else fine.