Don Quixote de la Mancha

Don Quixote de la Mancha

George Salter, New York, New York, 1941

Description

Collections: Fifty Books of the Year (1942)
Discipline: Book design
Format: Book

Credits

Designer
George Salter
Illustrator
Hans Alexander Mueller
Illustrations
electrotypes from original wood engravings in color
Author
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Translator
Peter Motteux
Size
6.75 x 10 inches
Pages
569
Price
$5.00
Typeface
Linotype Scotch, 11.5 point, 4.5 point leaded, 26 x 44 picas
Compositor
H. Wolff Book Manufacturing Co.
Printers
H. Wolff Book Manufacturing Co. (letterpress), Potomac Electrotype Co. (illustrations)
Printing method
letterpress
Paper
Glatfelter white wove
Binder
H. Wolff Book Manufacturing Co.
Binding
Smythe sewn, cloth-bound in special Bancroft Buckram, dark green
Stamping
red-brown ink and genuine roll gold leaf (on backbone)
Publisher
Random House
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