Papermaking in Pioneer America

By: HUNTER, Dard

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First edition, 1952. In cream quarter cloth over rose paper-covered boards. Includes a section of b&w plates at rear of volume showing watermarks and workshops of early printers. --- With light fading to covers and a bit of soiling at title page; else a firm, clean, bright copy. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Mr. Hunter (1883-1966) was an expert on the subject of making paper by hand. His work begins with the origins of papermaking in China; and has emphasis on the early papermakers in and around Philadelphia. Other early papermakers are profiled in regions of the infant nation, with each chapter devoted to a particular state. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x, 178, (16) pages

Title: Papermaking in Pioneer America

Author Name: HUNTER, Dard

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 75705