Washington, Folger Shakespeare Library; London and Toronto, Associated University Presses: Folger Books, 1985. 1st. Hardcover. 8vo. 103 pp. 35 black & white illustrations. Black cloth in illustrated dustjacket. A fine copy in fine dustjacket (minor wear to extremities). Item #15038
This monograph ...traces the developments that led to the invention of printing, noting Gutenberg's various technical discoveries and his remarkable synthesis of them into the craft as it was practiced throughout the Western world for four centures...and also records and analyzes the methods of printing and the publication of Shakespeare's poems and plays." - dustjacket flap.