American iron hand presses
The technology of iron (replacing wood) created a revolution in printing in the nineteenth century. This important volume covers the great American iron hand presses of the day -- Stanhope, Columbian, Ruthven, and many others.
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THE STANHOPE PRESS
THE COLUMBIAN PRESS
THE RUTHVEN PRESS
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