Printing and the Mind of Man. Assembled at The British Museum and at Earls Court, London, 16-27 July 1963. John CARTER, Frank Francis, Stanley Morison.
Printing and the Mind of Man. Assembled at The British Museum and at Earls Court, London, 16-27 July 1963.

Printing and the Mind of Man. Assembled at The British Museum and at Earls Court, London, 16-27 July 1963.

(London): R. W. Bridges & Sons, et al, 1963,

octavo, printed wrappers. (128) pp., followed by 32 plates; (64) pp., followed by 16 plates. R. W. Bridges & Sons, et al, Item #28470

This was a two-part exhibition: A technical exhibition at Earl's Court and a fine printing exhibition at King's Library. Both sections with their own illustrations and indices. Wrappers slightly sunned at edges. Signed on the recto of the front wrapper by Cyril Stanley Smith and dated 1963. Smith was a British metallurgist and historian of science. He is most famous for his work on the Manhattan Project where he was responsible for the production of fissionable metals.

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