4to. 9.5 x 12 inches. 7 +  pp. + 46 plates +  pp. In pictorial card wrapper. A little wear to extremities and sunning of spine, but otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 46 pages of black and white plates. Examples of fine typography, including illustrations, displayed in books printed from the fifteenth century to the late 1930s. A Victoria and Albert Museum publication, first published in 1957.
[Stock No. 25888]