Title The Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning. An illustrated history 1478-1978. With a preface by Charles Ryskanp. Signed copy.
Publisher Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1978 1st edition.
Seller ID 72751
Size 8.5 x 12.0 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. Patterned endpapers. Text 69 pp. With 332 b/w photographs and illustrations on plates, 4 colour. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small mark to spine. Front slightly creased. Not price clipped). Autjor’s neat inscription to first blank page, dated 12.2.82. A very clean and tight copy. Published to celebrate the quincentenary of the introduction of printing to at Oxford, with a pictorial history of subsequent progess.
Miscellaneous Subjects OUP oxford press Spread, learning university, quincentenary, printing, pictorial history, dustwrapper first edition