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2 edition of [Ephemera and prospectuses] found in the catalog.

[Ephemera and prospectuses]

Nonesuch Press.

[Ephemera and prospectuses]

[1924-1993].

by Nonesuch Press.

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Published by Nonesuch Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

5 boxes of ephemera relating to Sir Francis Meynell and the Nonesuch Press, including press cuttings, letters, advertisements, prospectuses, exhibition posters and invitations and a bookmark.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21301625M

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[Ephemera and prospectuses] by Nonesuch Press. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The bulk of the items are prospectuses, but the collection also includes greeting cards, keepsakes, printed advertisements, and samples. Cite as [Description of item], [Box and folder], Fine Press prospectuses and ephemera,Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department.

Collection consists of prospectuses and multiple forms of ephemera, including postcards, posters, flyers, and programs related to various book presses and bookbinders, as well as rare book and press event materials. It also contains correspondence to and from Joshua Heller.

John Johnson Collection pre ephemera Prospectuses of Books Boxes of this section have been catalogued and digitized. Catalogue records (only) can be found on the John Johnson Collection online catalogue Records and images are on The John Johnson Collection: an archive of printed ephemera (JISC-funded project, partnered by ProQuest).

PROSPECTUSES, From the collection of Harry Muir, comprising 20 prospectuses and announcements for publications issued between and ; various sizes, some single leaves and others single fold or booklets, many with inserts; Queensberry Hill.

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Owl: Flosculi Sententiarum: Thistle: Romeyn de Hooghe. The history of this important piece of publishing ephemera from its beginning in up through the 19th century and accompanied by [Ephemera and prospectuses] book facsimile prospectuses from 2 to 10 pages in length.

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Many items in the collection are prospectuses and offerings of new books by the presses. The items are often specially printed on unusual and handmade papers or with special printing techniques. The Press Ephemera Collection is intended as a supplement to published works held in MU Libraries.

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Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. Description: Approximately 52 pieces of ephemera including announcements, invitations, broadsides, keepsakes, prospectuses, etc.

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Background The Allen Press, also referred to as L-D Allen Press, was a private press based in the San Francisco Bay area, founded in by .