PAPERMAKING the History and Technique of an Ancient Craft; with Typed Letter Signed. Dard Hunter.
PAPERMAKING the History and Technique of an Ancient Craft; with Typed Letter Signed

PAPERMAKING the History and Technique of an Ancient Craft; with Typed Letter Signed

New York; (1943): Alfred A . Knopf. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Octavo. Fine / Near Fine. Item #4456

TYPED LETTER SIGNED (TLS) BY DARD HUNTER, one page, on his Massachusetts Institute of Technology stationary dated 1945 tipped in, to a Mr. Smith who evidently corresponded with Mr. Hunter on a regular basis. The letter discusses a watermark on paper used by George Washington in which Mr. Hunter apparently will discuss in his upcoming book; two references to George Washington, and paper, appear in this book. Book plate of Mr. Smith.398pp., xxiii pp. , bound in blue green cloth pictorially stamped in dark blue, spine stamped in dark blue; news article about the present work tipped in at rear; a fine copy with an example of laid paper and one of wove paper bound in. In a near fine unclipped dust jacket. Actually, a very handsome copy.

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