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Author: Bohn, Henry George
Title: The Origin and Progress of Printing. A Lecture Delivered at Twickenham, April 4th, and Repeated by Desire at Richmond, April 21st, 1857
Price: 100.00 including postage and packing within UK
Edition: First Edition
Publishers: Philbiblon Society London 1857
Hard cover in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: Hardback, quarter morocco, paper backed boards. [4], 108 pp. 21.5cm x 15.cm. Spine and edges rather rubbed and worn. Inside a label on the front pastedown: " Privately printed by the Philbiblon Society". An annotation at the base of the first page of the list of members, gives Bohn's details and the comment "admitted a member by reason this essay". About half a dozen leaves have some stains or marks mainly to the margins. The first published work by Henry Bohn and produced in this first edition in a very small print run for members of the Philbiblon Society.
Book Reference: 13253


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