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D.B. Updike and the Merrymount Press.

Paul Standard

D.B. Updike and the Merrymount Press.

by Paul Standard

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Updike, Daniel Berkeley.,
  • Merrymount Press.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 17-22
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20410138M

      2. See the entry for June 6, in Dwiggins’ account books in Folder 6, Box 81(1), W.A. Dwiggins Collection, Boston Public Library; and the entry for J in the Merrymount Press Invoice Book December –July in The Merrymount Press Business Records, Huntington Library. 3. D.B. Updike to W.A. Dwiggins, 3 May New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co, Gilt decorated cloth, t.e.g. Printed in black and red. First edition. printed by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press. Neat .

    Original publication: Boston, privately printed (by D.B. Updike’s famous Merrymount Press),     Available from Cambridge as a very good-quality print-on-demand edition; reasonably priced.     Baskerville began as a teacher of handwriting and a letter cutter on stone.   A Limited Edition of five hundred copies of this book was printed on French hand-made paper, and twenty copies on Japan paper, by D. B. Updike, The Merrymount Press, Boston, in March, This is copy N o.

    Updike comments at length on this project in his introduction to NOTES ON THE MERRYMOUNT PRESS, and about his role in the attempted rescue of an ill-conceived effort to produce a decorated edition from the plates of the printing: "The best things about the book were the cover and charming end-papers which Goodhue designed for it. D.B. Updike was the founder of Boston's Merrymount Press. He had no descendants and gave generously to North Kingstown as a memorial to his family, the Updikes who had platted the village of Wickford, first called Updike's Newtown. The Audubon prints which now hang in the library meeting room were among Updike's gifts to the townspeople.


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D.B. Updike and the Merrymount Press by Paul Standard Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Completed Century The Story of the Heywood-Wakefield Company Hardcover – January 1, by Merrymount Press D. Updike (Author)Author: Merrymount Press D. Updike. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: Merrymount.

"A paper read before the Roxburghe Club of San Francisco on February 6,and again on February 8, ". D.B. Updike printer, Merrymount Press.

"December, " Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 99 pages, gilt. titles on tan cloth. A good +, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear, fore-corner tips through to boards, chipping at the top of the spine cloth; interior very good +, hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed, previous owner name and plate on the front endpaper.

Merrymount Press: A history of the Episcopal Church in Narragansett, Rhode Island: including a history of other Episcopal churches in the state / (Boston: D.B. Updike: Merrymount Press, ), also by Wilkins Updike, Daniel Goodwin, and James MacSparran (page images at HathiTrust) Merrymount Press: A history of the India Wharf Rats,   Printed by D.

Updike at the Merrymount Press, Boston. Contemporary three-quarter purple morocco over decorative paper boards. Gilt-lettered spines with raised bands and blind tooling extending onto covers. Decorated endpapers. Top edge gilt, others uncut. A near fine set. The Merrymount Press Updike, who died inwas the proprietor of the Merrymount Press and the author of the classic work Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use, first published in He bequeathed his fine personal collection of books on printing to the Library, and later several other gifts and purchases strengthened the collection.

Originally published by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press inand then reprinted in this edition by R.H. Russell inthis nineteenth-century retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's The Nightingale features the translation of H.W.

Dulcken, and the gorgeous engraving-style illustrations of Mary J. Newill.4/5. This item is a wonderful,original letter dated ,on Merrymount Press letterhead, w Daniel Berkely Updike has written to and regarding the printing of a Bapistry book, doesn't want to lose the business by default on his part signed D.B Updike; 8x11,pencil notations by Cleveland,overall fine shape Daniel Berkeley Updike (14 February, -- 29 December.

Daniel Berkeley Updike () founded the Merrymount Press inwhich quickly came to represent the flowering of the Arts and Crafts movement in American book arts. This catalogue demonstrates the breadth and beauty of the Press's work, and the standard it set for commercial and fine printing.

Updike, The Merrymount Press. A collection of wartime letters written by three young lieutenants in the AEF, all three of whom were killed in action. Don't let the title of this book fool you. In reading these letters, the reader cannot help but become emotionally involved with the feelings of these men.

A DOUGHBOY WITH THE FIGHTING. Daniel Berkeley Updike and the Merrymount Press of Boston, Massachusetts, by George Parker Winship (Book) Updike, American printer and his Merrymount Press (Book).

STANLEY MORISON & D. UPDIKE. BY STANLEY MORISON & OTHER EDITORS. DANIEL BERKELEY UPDIKE. Selected Correspondence. ( SCOLAR PRESS U. EDITION). SCARCE TITLES. BOTH INCLUDE THE DUST Rating: % positive. Daniel Berkeley Updike, (born Feb. 24,Providence, R.I., U.S.—died Dec. 28,Boston, Mass.), American printer and scholar, founder in of the distinguished Merrymount Press in Boston.

Between and Updike worked for the publisher Houghton Mifflin and from was at that company’s Riverside Press. Some books I should throw away but can't bring myself to. With 48 illustrations and printed by D.B.

Updike at Merrymount Press (under the banner of Scribner's, but still accredited to Updike on back of title page). The front board is disbound. You'll either need to repair or keep as is with a rubber-band around it. Condition - See Rating: % positive. The book has been printed with the greatest care by D.

Updike, The Merrymount Press, Boston. It was Mr. Updike's knowledge of liturgical printing and practical ex­ perience in producing such books which governed his being chosen as printer of the book.

The volume is bound in crim­ son pigskin, stamped with a simple design in blind. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

Updike and the Merrymount press in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content. Plates designed by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press, Please feel free to view our photographs. Alexander R. Nininger Jr. ( - Janu ) was a Second Lieutenant of the Philippine Scouts who received the first Medal of Honor in World War II.

Boston: Printed and published by D.B. Updike: Merrymount Press Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English Volume 3Pages: Printed by D.

Updike, Merrymount Press. • First Edition - title page date matches copyright date - no additional printings listed • measures about 7'' x ''. : Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha Complete 14 Volume Set (Blue, Half-Leather)-Merrymount Press Limited Edition: Good.

No Jacket As Issued Book. 8vo-over 7?-9?" tall. THE HOLY BIBLE Translated out of the original tongues in the year of our Lord Of this Library Edition One Thousand Copies were printed at The Merrymount Press.

Illustrations in clean, crisp condition. Printed on Imperishable Paper. Plates designed by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press, Please feel free to view our photographs.

Alexander R. Nininger Jr. ( - Janu ) was a Second Lieutenant of the Philippine Scouts who received the first Medal of Honor in World War II.Mumford Memoirs: Being the Story of the New England Mumfords from the Year to the Present Time James Gregory Mumford Priv.

print. by D.B. Updike, the Merrymount Press. "Of this book seven hundred copies were printed in Novemberby D.B. Updike, at the Merrymount Press, Boston." Introductory--The play-book in EnglandNewbery's books in AmericaPatriotic printers and the American NewberyThe child and his book at the end of the eighteenth centuryToy-books in the early nineteenth centuryAmerican.