The book : a lecture sponsored by the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress and the Authors' League of America, presented at the Library of Congress October 17, 1979

Tuchman, Barbara W. (Barbara Wertheim), 1912-1989, author

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  • "printed in an edition of 4,000 copies. The woodcut initial B on the cover was drawn and cut by Fritz Kredel (1900-1973). The cover type, Trajanus, was designed... [by] Warren Chappell. The cover was printed... by the Sun Crown Company of Washington, D.C., and foundry type cast by the Stempel Foundry, Frankfurt am Main, West Germany. It was printed letterpress by the Acorn Press in Rockville, Md., on Strathmore Paper Company Grandee Duplex...The text was printed by offset lithography at Stephenson, Incorporated, of Washington D.C., after it was set on a Mergenthaler VIP machine at General Typographers, Washington, D.C. The paper, Sunray Vellum, was manufactured by the Hopper Paper Company. Folding and binding were executed at Stephenson, Incorporated. Design of The Book is by John Michael."--Colophon.
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