Item Detail

Item Number 7091
Title 20 Letters, The
Author Ogg, Oscar
Condition VG+/NONE
Publisher Thomas Y. Crowell
Place Published New York
Date Published 1971
Edition Revised Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Bound in gold colored cloth with gilt lettering on brown, the book is clean, straight & tight. The interior has no marks and no tears. There is slight dustiness to the upper page edges and one corner that is a little bumped. This is a very comprehensive study of the development of our modern alphabet. It was published for the first time in 1948 and takes the reader through the invention of type and modern typography. Very interesting and informative. ; Two-tone illustrations; 9" x 6 1/2"; 294 pages
LoC or ISBN 0690841159
Keyword(s) Oscar Ogg,Non-fiction,Writing,History,Alphabet,Printing History
Category(ies) History Travel Exploration Places,Texts Scholastic Reference Philosophy,Misc. & Collectible Non-Fiction
Price $14.75