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Notes from a Proofreader's Diary: the Serious and the Comic Sides of a Printer's Life ; Valuable Information for Master Printers, Authors, Editors, Compositors, and Proofreaders

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Notes from a Proofreader's Diary: the Serious and the Comic Sides of a Printer's Life ; Valuable Information for Master Printers, Authors, Editors, Compositors, and Proofreaders

by Lea, John W

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  • paperback
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Philadelphia: the author, 1923. Second edition. Paperback Original. Very good. Thin. Slight wear to edges and corners of covers and pages. Slight creases to corners of covers. 82 p. w/ order blank page and additional 6 pages of ads. Covers are brownish grey with cursive text on front. Lea worked in the proofroom of the University of Chicago Press, the final Reader for Curtis Publishing, and then moved to the John Winston Company. A solid survey of the kind of work he was doing, with detailed anecdotes and practical information. Uncommon.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
17136
Title
Notes from a Proofreader's Diary: the Serious and the Comic Sides of a Printer's Life ; Valuable Information for Master Printers, Authors, Editors, Compositors, and Proofreaders
Author
Lea, John W
Format/binding
Paperback Original
Book condition
Used - Very good
Quantity available
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Edition
Second edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
the author
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1923
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