The Just Shaping of the Late Twentieth-Century Book

An alphabet length book designer's credo, ' ... the flagrant abuse of dashes, hyphens and commas by many systems of computer setting must be eradicated'; one of twenty-five copies reserved for the author (total edition 125) inscribed by him to Iain Bain, the Scottish historian of printing.

Publisher: Printed for Tony Appleton. First English edition
Edition: First Edition
Place Published: Brighton
Printed wrappers, sewn. Fine.


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