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Type and presses in America

Frederick W. Hamilton

Type and presses in America

a brief historical sketch of the development of type casting and press building in the United States

by Frederick W. Hamilton

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Published by Pub. by the Committee on education, United typothetae of America in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Type and type-founding -- United States -- History.,
    • Printing presses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frederick W. Hamilton.
      SeriesTypographic technical series for apprentices, pt. VIII,, no. 55
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ250.A2 H2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p.
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6614037M
      LC Control Number19001895
      OCLC/WorldCa8550360

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