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The magic of the book : more reminiscences and adventures of a bookman

Author: William Dana Orcutt
Publisher: Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1971, ©1930]
Series: Essay index reprint series.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Dana Orcutt
ISBN: 0836920090 9780836920093
OCLC Number: 128228
Description: ix, 314, [1] pages illustrations, facsimiles, portraits 23 cm.
Contents: The seats of the mighty --
The resurrection of the Vatican Library --
The language of type --
Pens turned into swords --
In quest of Sweynheym and Pannartz --
Bodoni at home --
The real investment that lies in books.
Series Title: Essay index reprint series.
Responsibility: by William Dana Orcutt.

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