Early Houses of the King’s Province in the Narragansett Country

Early Houses of the King’s Province in the Narragansett Country

D.B. Updike of The Merrymount Press, Boston, Massachusetts, 1941

Description

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

Credits

Designer
D.B. Updike of The Merrymount Press
Drawing
Norman Morrison Isham
Illustrations
collotype from pencil drawings
Author
William Davis Miller
Size
4.5 x 7.5 inches
Pages
vi, 36
Price
$3.00
Typefaces
English Monotype Caslon 12 point, 1 point leaded, and Caslon No. 128, 11 point, 1 point leaded (text), Caslon and Open Face Caslon (title page), Caslon (other display), 17 x 30.5 picas
Compositor
D.B. Updike of The Merrymount Press
Printers
D.B. Updike of The Merrymount Press (letterpress), Meriden Gravure Co. (collotype)
Printing methods
letterpress, collotype (illustrations)
Paper
Curtis Ragston Collotype, ivory wove, Bs. 60
Binder
Boston Bookbinding Co.
Binding
Smythe sewn, decorated St. Albans 142-A paper board (sides), Bancroft Linen No. 32 (backbone)
Stamping
genuine gold leaf (on binding)
Publisher
D.B. Updike of The Merrymount Press
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