Edward Philip Prince, Type Punchcutter
Place Published: London
Publisher: F. C Avis
Date Published: 1967
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 45313
104pp. Octavo [23 cm]. Hardcover in dark red cloth. Small chip to toned jacket at front cover upper corner, else very light wear; boards are crisp and unworn, with light rubbing to tips; interior is clean and very faintly toned.
Edition limited to 1000 copies. From the jacket: "Edward Philip Prince was a type punchcutter for approximately sixty years. Although virtually unknown, he was one of the greatest of his craft. For the printing trade at large he cut a considerable number of types and, between 1890 and 1914, the proprietary faces of every English private press of note."