May 12, 2021 - Sale 2567

Sale 2567 - Lot 19

Price Realized: $ 562
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
[SPECIMEN BOOK — SCHRIFTGIESSEREI JULIUS KLINKHARDT] Gesamt-Probe der Schriftgiesserei Julius Klinkhardt.
Leipzig and Wien: Schriftgiesserei Julius Klinkhardt, no date (1890).
Quarto, approx 7 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches tall, 496pp, a collection of type specimens and decorations, several folding illustrations printed on cheaper paper at rear, publisher's brown cloth decoratively stamped in black and gilt, decorative endpapers, marbled edges, both hinges cracked but holding, cloth over joints split and frayed, rubbing, soiling, cover slightly sprung, illustrations at rear with tears and toning, else good to very good. Company advertisement pasted-down at front free endpaper, a generic bookplate with "W. Kaiser, Bern" hand written and Tholenaar bookplate at front paste-down.

Additional Details

From the Tholenaar Collection.