THE ALDINE PRESS. Aldine Press, Nicolas Barker.


Catalogue of the Ahmanson-Murphy collection of books by or relating to the press in the library of the University of California, Los Angeles, incorporating works recorded elsewhere. Pp. 672+[2](colophon, verso blank), mostly printed double column, numerous illustrations, the title page printed in red & black, appendix, indices; med. 4to; full natural linen, with printed paper title label on spine and pictorial label on upper board, the spine label slightly foxed, top fore-corner of lower board lightly bruised; ribbon marker; within matching linen slipcase, faintly foxed; book label of David Levine, Sydney, on upper pastedown, edges of leaves slightly foxed; University of California Press, Berkeley, 2001. *Includes numerous examples of typefaces, printers' devices, and watermarks. A comprehensive catalogue of the renowned collection of Aldine Press work (books printed by Aldus Manutius the Elder and his heirs) held by the University of California, Los Angeles. Item #163222

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