Wood Type Gets a Second Chance
WOOD TYPE GETS A SECOND CHANCE
Secondhand Types &c!! New York, ca. 1876.
This small flyer includes examples of wood type and pictorial cuts 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.