Wood Type Gets a Second Chance
Secondhand Types &c!! New York: 1876. /h2>
This small flyer includes examples of wood type and wood engravings being offered on the secondary market around the time of the nation’s Centennial. Newly-carved cuts include horses, hats, and comic images, while reused type such as Egyptian and Great Primer Shaded are offered at bargain prices.
Adopt me for $50
How to adopt:
Email us with the name(s) of items you would like to adopt. You may also provide bookplate information (in honor/in memory of) at this time.
A staffer will promptly get back to you.
Once you have received confirmation of your adopt-a-book reservation, you may pay online here.
- Questions? Feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org.