The printers' handy book of specimens, exhibiting the choicest productions of every description made at the Johnson Type Foundry

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Title
The printers' handy book of specimens, exhibiting the choicest productions of every description made at the Johnson Type Foundry
Names
Mackellar, Smiths & Jordan Co. (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1876
Copyright Date: 1871
Place: Philadelphia
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *IPX+ (MacKellar, Smiths & Jordan, firm, typefounders, Philadelphia. Printers' handy book of specimens)
Topics
Type and type-founding
Type -- Stock cuts
Genres
Specimens
Books
Prints
Notes
Irregular paging.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 433 p. illus. 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38471772
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13529656
Photo Order: 55568
Barcode: 33433000824031
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 18091640-87d6-0133-b635-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1876: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "The printers' handy book of specimens, exhibiting the choicest productions of every description made at the Johnson Type Foundry" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1876. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e3e5b110-87d8-0133-ea09-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "The printers' handy book of specimens, exhibiting the choicest productions of every description made at the Johnson Type Foundry" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e3e5b110-87d8-0133-ea09-00505686d14e

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1876). The printers' handy book of specimens, exhibiting the choicest productions of every description made at the Johnson Type Foundry Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e3e5b110-87d8-0133-ea09-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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The printers' handy book of specimens, exhibiting the choicest productions of every description made at the Johnson Type Foundry