Modern Fine Printing in America (Classic Reprint)
Liczba stron: 20
Wydanie: 2018 r.
Excerpt from Modern Fine Printing in America<br><br>The revival of fine printing in this country dates back about a quarter of a century, and since then there has been a steady improvement in both the craftsmanship and the taste of our printers. The great mass of the commercial printing being done today in America is appallingly bad, and this is also true of our decorative illustration and the ornamentation of our books, but it is equally true that the standards of good book-making are being constantly advanced and that a great amount of notable and distinguished work is at present be ing produced in this country. America possesses as well a group of decorative draughtsmen who are doing some exceedingly fine work - a con siderable portion of their designs being utilized by the large advertisers.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.