A Selection of Type

By: Lanston Monotype Company

Price: $30.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+


This is a soft cover binder (with cardstock covers) and held with two screws. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The corners of the covers have some light bumping. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. This is an advertising handbook from the Langston Monotype Company displaying all the various styles of type the company had. "Lanston Monotype Company was founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the end of the nineteenth century by Tolbert Lanston. In 1887 he received his first patent for a mechanical typesetting device. The current incarnation as the "Lanston Type Co." is a division of P22 type foundry."

Title: A Selection of Type

Author Name: Lanston Monotype Company

Categories: Book Arts,

Edition: Trade Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Lanston Monotype Company: 1960

Binding: Other

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: A34627

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