Item #1587 The Harlem Legend Of The Invention of Printing. Lourens Janszoon Coster, From the, Critically J. H. Hessels, Dr. A. Van Der Linde.

The Harlem Legend Of The Invention of Printing

London: Blades, East, & Blades, 1871. First English Language Edition. Blue paper wrappers, taped into cardboard folio, titling in black on the cover. 9.75" x 6", pp. xxvi, 2-170, fold-out biographical timeline in place and very good. Text block separated from wrappers, light edge fade. Wrappers have small closed tear, edge fade, inventory number at the top of cover. Hessels makes the case for the origin of writing, xylography and typography. Good + / not issued. Item #1587


Price: $250.00