The Invention of Lithography

By Senefelder, Alois

SKU# 15125

$ 12.00

Pp. xii, 229; 1 full page plate. Original dark maroon full cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and the front cover, sm 4to. This work was translated from the original German by J. W. Muller. The original German edition was published in 1821. "Alois Senefelder, not only the inventor, but the father and perfecter of Lithography, wrote this story of his life and his invention in 1817. The translator has followed his style closely, because he felt that the readers would prefer to have this English edition represent Senefelder's original German faithfully” (from the Translator's Preface). No ownership marks.

Publisher The Fuchs and Lang Manufacturing Co.
Publisher Place New York
Date Published 1911
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Edition First
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Condition Near Fine
Condition Description Just a touch of wear to the cloth at the head and foot of the spine, a very bright and clean copy in near fine condition.
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