The Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning, 1468-1978: An Illustrated History

By: Nicolas Barker (b. 1933).

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available


First Trade Paperback Edition. 4to. 11 11/16 x 8 1/4 inches. xiii, 69 pp. Half-title, printer's device in red on title page, 1 type specimen and 4 color plates, appendix lists Oxford Almanacks, index, 332 black-and-white plates; text clean, unmarked. Pictorial wrappers; binding square and tight, covers with light soiling and toning. Very Good. Preface by Charles Ryskamp. "This volume celebrates the quincentenary of the introduction of printing at Oxford with a pictorial history of its subsequent progress, illustrated by the books, documents, and pictures which are its tangible record." Cover Blurb.

Title: The Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning, 1468-1978: An Illustrated History

Author Name: Nicolas Barker (b. 1933).

Categories: Printing History,

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Publisher: Oxford:, At the Clarendon Press,: 1978

ISBN Number: 0199510865

ISBN Number 13: 9780199510863

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: CH814-203

Keywords: Nicolas Barker, Charles Ryskamp, The Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning 1468-1978 An Illustrated History,