The Electrotypers' Manual. William Stuart SPEIRS.

The Electrotypers' Manual

Buffalo: 1869. 8vo. 34pp. 12 illustrations of the various presses, machines and tools used in the process.

Publisher's yellow lettered wrappers.

Scarce detailed explanation of the electrotype printing process.

The author's preface: "This little work has been prepared with a view of filling up a gap which has long remained open, and in its pages will be found the solution of many so-called mysteries which are mysteries no longer ... The work is respectfully dedicated to Printers and Electrotypers."

OCLC records only two extant examples (NYPL and Princeton).

Item #36122

Price: $750.00

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