Kongo the Elephant

Kongo the Elephant

Dorothy Waugh, New York, New York, 1939

Description

Collections: Fifty Books of the Year (1940)
Discipline: Book design
Format: Book

Credits

Designer
Dorothy Waugh
Illustrator
Anne Vaughan
Illustrations
Line engravings (text), Four-color offset (color)
Author
E. Cadwallader Smith
Trim size
6.5 x 9.5 inches
Pages
88
Price
$2.00
Typefaces
Caslon Old Face [Linotype] 18 on 22 point (text), Various Caslons (display), Gill Sans Serif Title Numerals (display), Type Measure: 24.5 x 42.5 picas
Compositor
The Plimpton Press
Printers
The Plimpton Press, Walker Engraving Company (text illustrations), Colorgraphic Offset Company (color illustrations)
Printing method
letterpress
Paper
Hamilton’s Montgomery Offset, Laid, White, Substance 80
Binder
Plimpton Press
Binding
Full cloth, Holliston Zeppelin 3192, satin finish, Gray, stamped in purple ink
Endpapers
printed by offset in four colors
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
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