An Anthology of Delaware Papermaking.
octavo, (94)pp. Limited to 200 numbered copies. Introduction by Gordon A. Pfeiffer, Dr. Barbara Benson contributes an article on the general history of papermaking in Delaware; H. B. Hancock and N. B. Wilkinson on "The Gilpins and their Endless Papermaking Machine"; "Papermaker Joshua Gilpin introduces the Chemical Approach to Papermaking in the U.S." by Sidney M. Edelstein; and Patricia Brown on the history of the Curtis Paper Company in Neward, Delaware. With four wood engravings by John DePol. Set in Bell type by W. Thomas Taylor and printed on mouldmade paper by Henry Morris at the Bird & Bull Press. Bookseller Inventory # 7720
Title: An Anthology of Delaware Papermaking.
Publisher: The Delaware Bibliophiles,, (New Castle):
Publication Date: 1991
Binding: boards & cloth.
Book Condition: New.
Edition: First Edition..
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