The anatomy of a book : format in the hand-press period, workbook and facsimiles including a transcript of the videotape and a glossary of terms / Terry Belanger and Peter Herdrich

Author(s): Belanger, Terry
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Subjects: Bibliography--Methodology
Books--Bibliography
Printing--History
Paper--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York City : Book Arts Press, 1991
Series: Anatomy of a book 1
Anatomy of a book 1
LC Classification: Z
Physical Description: 22 p. : ill. ; 28-59 cm. + 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd, col
Additional Authors: Herdrich, Peter
Book Arts Press
Notes: ISBN: $25; $5 for add. facs. $2/doz. for add. sheets
Videocassette is VHS format; available at IMC
Discusses book format and format identification in regard to books printed on the hand-press on hand-made paper. Identifies laid and worve papers, watermarks, and the folding of sheets fr folios, 4tos, 8vos, 12mos, and various other formats
Incomplete contents: Includes 3 facs. of these sheets: 1, folio format, laid paper, watermark and countermark - 2, Quarto format, laid paper, watermark and countermark - 3, Octavo format, laid paper, no watermark or countermark - 4, Octavo in half-sheet imposition, laid paper, no watermark or countermark - 5, Duodecimo by cutting, laid paper, watermark, no countermark - 6, Duodecimo by half-sheet imposition laid paper, no watermark or countermark. Also 10 sheets of schematic chainlines/watermark/countermark paper
OCLC Number: 25208778