A History of Printing in New Zealand: 1830 1940

By: McKay, R. A. (ed. ) [Richard Alexander]

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Some creasing to spine. Moderate rubbing to joints, corners, and boards. Previous owner's small address label on front endpaper. ; [xviii], 249, [3] pages + colour frontispiece + 39 plates (some colour) + small "Late Acknowledgement" slip at rear . Half-leather and blue papered boards. Page dimensions: 280 x 220mm. Top edges dyed blue. Copy 342 of an edition of 600 copies. Contents: "Early Printing in New Zealand" by J. Andersen; "Maori Printers and Translators" by J. Andersen; "The Maori and Printed Matter" by Sir Apirana Ngata; "The Maori Alphabet" by J. Andersen; "The Press" by T. L. Mills; "Cavalcade of Printing" by the editoy; "Process-Engraving" by the editor; "Government Printing Office"; "The Printing Trade Union" by K. McL. Baxter; "Organizations of Employers" by E. W. Clarkson and L. J. Berry; "Stationery Manufacture" by H. J. Tubbs; "Economic Survey" by W. B. Sutch; "Graphs and statistics"; "Our Craftsmen go Overseas, Great War 1914-18", by A. B. Clark and J. Andersen; "Printers' errors" by the editor; "Tales of the Trade" by the editor; "Men of the Industry - Brief Biographies". [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall M329].; 4to

Title: A History of Printing in New Zealand: 1830 1940

Author Name: McKay, R. A. (ed. ) [Richard Alexander]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: [Wellington], Wellington Club of Printing House Craftsmen: 1940

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 17338

Keywords: Printing New Zealand Bibliography