Book #29510

Bookcloth 1823 - 1980 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

William Tomlinson, Richard Masters
Bookcloth 1823 - 1980 - 1st Edition/1st Printing. William Tomlinson, Richard Masters.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; xvi, 143, [49] pages
Publisher: Stockport, Cheshire, England: Dorothy Tomlinson, c1995.
ISBN: 0952773600

A beautiful unread first edition in Fine condition, one of 1,500 copies printed on 190 gsm Parilux TSF and bound in Winterbottom's X Quality, shade 227x in T design.

Tomlinson's famed study of early use and the rise of manufacture, Winterbottom's dominance of the trade in Britain and America, production methods and costs, and the identification of qualities and designs.

Price: $190.00

Author Bio

Nadine Gordimer

Born 20 November 1923, Nadine Gordimer is a South African writer and political activist. She won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1991, and Alfred Nobel described her work as a “very great benefit to humanity.” Gordimer may be best known for July’s People, which sparked some controversy for its political themes. Gordimer’s writing often deals with racial and moral issues, especially apartheid in South Africa.