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Creator:
Humphreys, Henry Noel, 1810-1879.
Title(s):

Masterpieces of the early printers & engravers : a series of facsimiles from rare and curious books, remarkable for illustrative devices, beautiful borders, decorative initials, printers' marks, elaborate title-pages, &c. / By H. Noel Humphreys ...

Published/Created:
London : Henry Sotheran & Co., 1870.
Physical Description:
vi p., [53] leaves, [72] leaves of plates : ill., facsimiles ; 37 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Z240 .H93+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
British Art Center and Beinecke copies printed on ordinary paper as issued with title, head- and tail-pieces, and initials in black.
"Wyman & Sons, Printers, Great Queen St. London, W. C."
Initials, head-and tail-pieces.
Subject Terms:
Illustrated books -- History -- 15th and 16th centuries.
Printing -- Specimens.
Sotheran (Henry) & Co. -- Publisher.
Type and type-founding.
Wyman & Sons -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- 1870.
Wood engravings -- 1870.
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