Geofroy Tory Painter and Engraver: First Royal Printer: Reformer of Orthography and Typography under François I...
Geofroy Tory Painter and Engraver: First Royal Printer: Reformer of Orthography and Typography under François I...

Geofroy Tory Painter and Engraver: First Royal Printer: Reformer of Orthography and Typography under François I...

Cambridge, MA: Riverside Press, 1909. Large 8vo, (20), 332, (8, index) pp. Illustrated throughout. Original green paper over boards stamped in gilt on both covers, dust-jacket, slipcase, a fine copy with the Joseph Halle Schaffner bookplate. Number 302 of 370 copies on handmade paper printed in red and black in Riverside Caslon, designed by Bruce Rogers with all borders, decorations and initials redrawn by him. An essential reference work on the great French printer. In 1927 Ives and Rogers collaborated again on the Grolier Club publication "Champ Fleury" Item #122704

Price: $1,750.00

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