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A new introduction to bibliography, by Philip Gaskell

Label
A new introduction to bibliography
Title
A new introduction to bibliography
Statement of responsibility
by Philip Gaskell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Gaskell, Philip
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z116.A2
LC item number
G27 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Printing
  • Book industries and trade
  • Bibliography, Critical
Label
A new introduction to bibliography, by Philip Gaskell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published by Oxford University Press in 1972; reprinted with corrections, 1974"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [392]-413) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hand-printed Book
  • Warehouse
  • p. 142.
  • Paper stock
  • p. 142.
  • Drying the paper
  • p. 143.
  • Gathering the books
  • p. 143.
  • Binding
  • p. 146.
  • p. 5.
  • The
  • binding trade
  • p. 146.
  • Binding technique
  • p. 147.
  • Trade binding styles
  • p. 149.
  • Decoration and Illustration
  • p. 154.
  • Printed pictures
  • Printing Type
  • p. 154.
  • Relief blocks
  • p. 154.
  • Intaglio plates
  • p. 156.
  • Patterns of Production
  • p. 160.
  • Variation of demand
  • p. 160.
  • Edition quantities
  • p. 9.
  • p. 160.
  • Productive capacity
  • p. 163.
  • Concurrent production
  • p. 164.
  • Standards
  • p. 168.
  • The
  • English Book Trade to 1800
  • p. 171.
  • Manufacture
  • Europe and England
  • p. 171.
  • Printing personnel
  • p. 171.
  • Gild and chapel
  • p. 174.
  • Scale and finance; book prices
  • p. 175.
  • Publishing and bookselling
  • p. 179.
  • p. 9.
  • Authorship, copyright, and censorship
  • p. 183.
  • Book Production: The Machine-Press Period 1800-1950
  • Survival and Change
  • p. 191.
  • The
  • early-nineteenth-century book house
  • p. 191.
  • Composition
  • p. 191.
  • Type-sizes; and description
  • Imposition
  • p. 196.
  • Iron hand-presses
  • p. 198.
  • Plates
  • p. 201.
  • Stereotype
  • p. 201.
  • Electrotype
  • p. 206.
  • p. 12.
  • Type 1800-1875
  • p. 207.
  • Manufacture and trade
  • p. 207.
  • Design
  • p. 209.
  • Paper in the Machine-press Period
  • p. 214.
  • Hand-made paper after 1800
  • p. 214.
  • Type faces
  • Paper-making machinery
  • p. 216.
  • Machine-made papers
  • p. 221.
  • The
  • nineteenth-century paper industry
  • p. 228.
  • Edition Binding
  • p. 231.
  • New procedures
  • p. 16.
  • p. 232.
  • Binding machinery
  • p. 235.
  • Publishers' cloth in Britain and America
  • p. 238.
  • Other styles of publishers' binding
  • p. 247.
  • The
  • twentieth century
  • p. 249.
  • The
  • Gothic type
  • Printing Machines
  • p. 251.
  • Beginnings
  • p. 251.
  • Machines for book printing
  • p. 253.
  • Machine operation
  • p. 258.
  • Colour printing
  • p. 261.
  • p. 17.
  • Other printing machines
  • p. 262.
  • Processes of Reproduction
  • p. 266.
  • Engravings
  • p. 266.
  • Lithography
  • p. 267.
  • Photographic processes
  • p. 269.
  • Roman and italic type
  • Identification
  • p. 272.
  • Mechanical Composition, and Type 1875-1950
  • p. 274.
  • Cold-metal machines
  • p. 274.
  • Hot-metal machines
  • p. 276.
  • Type since 1875
  • p. 283.
  • p. 20.
  • Printing Practice in the Machine-press Period
  • p. 289.
  • Personnel
  • p. 289.
  • Production routines
  • p. 292.
  • The
  • Book Trade in Britain and America since 1800
  • p. 297.
  • The
  • Greek type
  • structure of the trade
  • p. 297.
  • Forms in nineteenth-century publishing
  • p. 300.
  • Edition quantities and prices
  • p. 304.
  • Copyright, national and international
  • p. 307.
  • Bibliographical Applications
  • p. 311.
  • p. 30.
  • Identification
  • p. 313.
  • Edition, impression, issue, and state
  • p. 313.
  • Assessing the evidence
  • p. 316.
  • Facsimiles
  • p. 320.
  • Bibliographical Description
  • p. 321.
  • Founts, cases, and type-stock
  • Purpose and scope
  • p. 321.
  • Transcription and reproduction
  • p. 322.
  • Formula
  • p. 328.
  • Technical notes
  • p. 333.
  • Other notes
  • p. 335.
  • p. 33.
  • Textual Bibliography
  • p. 336.
  • Textual criticism and bibliography
  • p. 336.
  • Copy-text
  • p. 338.
  • The
  • transmission of the text
  • p. 343.
  • 1.
  • Composition
  • Composition
  • p. 343.
  • 2.
  • Proof-correction
  • p. 351.
  • 3.
  • Later stages of production
  • p. 354.
  • The
  • treatment of accidentals
  • p. 40.
  • p. 358.
  • A.
  • A
  • Note on Elizabethan Handwriting
  • R. B. McKerrow
  • p. 361.
  • B.
  • Four Specimen Bibliographical Descriptions
  • p. 368.
  • C.
  • nature and purpose of bibliography
  • Copy
  • The
  • Transmission of the Text: Two Examples
  • p. 381.
  • 1.
  • Compositor B and The merchant of Venice
  • p. 381.
  • 2.
  • The
  • textual history of David Copperfield
  • p. 384.
  • p. 40.
  • Reference Bibliography
  • p. 392.
  • I.
  • General
  • p. 392.
  • II.
  • Periodicals
  • p. 393.
  • III.
  • Book Production: The Hand-press Period
  • Setting type
  • p. 393.
  • 1.
  • Hand-printing technology
  • p. 393.
  • b.
  • Composition, imposition, correction
  • p. 394.
  • c.
  • Presswork
  • p. 395.
  • p. 43.
  • d.
  • Patterns of production
  • p. 396.
  • 2.
  • Type
  • p. 396.
  • 3.
  • Paper
  • p. 397.
  • 4.
  • Page and galley
  • Binding
  • p. 398.
  • 5.
  • Decoration and illustration
  • p. 399.
  • 6.
  • The
  • Book Trade to 1800
  • p. 399.
  • b.
  • p. 49.
  • Personnel
  • p. 400.
  • c.
  • Business organization
  • p. 401.
  • d.
  • Publishing and bookselling
  • p. 401.
  • e.
  • Authorship, copyright, and censorship
  • Signatures
  • p. 402.
  • IV.
  • Book Production: The Machine-press Period
  • p. 402.
  • 2.
  • Survival and change
  • p. 403.
  • a.
  • Hand composition
  • p. 403.
  • p. 51.
  • b.
  • Iron hand-presses
  • p. 403.
  • 3.
  • Plates
  • p. 404.
  • 4.
  • Type
  • p. 404.
  • a.
  • Preliminaries, pagination, catchwords, etc.
  • 1800-1875
  • p. 404.
  • b.
  • Since 1875
  • p. 405.
  • 5.
  • Paper
  • p. 405.
  • 6.
  • Binding
  • p. 52.
  • p. 406.
  • 7.
  • Printing machines
  • p. 407.
  • 8.
  • Processes of reproduction
  • p. 408.
  • 9.
  • Mechanical composition
  • p. 408.
  • p. 1.
  • Distribution
  • 10.
  • Printing-house organization
  • p. 409.
  • 11.
  • The
  • book trade in Britain and America since 1800
  • p. 410.
  • V.
  • Bibliographical applications
  • p. 411.
  • p. 53.
  • 2.
  • Identification and description
  • p. 412.
  • 3.
  • Textual bibliography
  • p. 413
  • Output
  • p. 54.
  • Paper
  • p. 57.
  • Manufacture
  • p. 57.
  • Paper in English printing
  • p. 60.
  • The
  • Moulds and watermarks
  • p. 60.
  • Sorts of paper: quality, weight, and size
  • p. 66.
  • Tables of sizes
  • p. 72.
  • Description
  • p. 76.
  • Imposition
  • p. 78.
  • main periods of book production
  • Formes
  • p. 78.
  • Format
  • p. 80.
  • Identification of format
  • p. 84.
  • Imposition in practice
  • p. 108.
  • Stripping, and skeletons
  • p. 109.
  • p. 2.
  • Proofs and correction
  • p. 110.
  • Standing type
  • p. 116.
  • Presswork
  • p. 118.
  • The
  • wooden hand-press
  • p. 118.
  • Preparing the paper
  • Book Production: The Hand-Press Period 1500-1800
  • p. 124.
  • Ink
  • p. 125.
  • Making ready
  • p. 126.
  • Pulling and beating
  • p. 129.
  • Printing the reiteration
  • p. 131.
  • Press figures
  • The
  • p. 133.
  • Cancels, etc.
  • p. 134.
  • Special paper
  • p. 136.
  • Two colours; and music
  • p. 137.
  • Output
  • p. 139.
  • The
Control code
32821740
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
438 pages
Isbn
9781873040300
Isbn Type
(UK)
Lccn
95023532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A new introduction to bibliography, by Philip Gaskell
Publication
Note
"First published by Oxford University Press in 1972; reprinted with corrections, 1974"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [392]-413) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hand-printed Book
  • Warehouse
  • p. 142.
  • Paper stock
  • p. 142.
  • Drying the paper
  • p. 143.
  • Gathering the books
  • p. 143.
  • Binding
  • p. 146.
  • p. 5.
  • The
  • binding trade
  • p. 146.
  • Binding technique
  • p. 147.
  • Trade binding styles
  • p. 149.
  • Decoration and Illustration
  • p. 154.
  • Printed pictures
  • Printing Type
  • p. 154.
  • Relief blocks
  • p. 154.
  • Intaglio plates
  • p. 156.
  • Patterns of Production
  • p. 160.
  • Variation of demand
  • p. 160.
  • Edition quantities
  • p. 9.
  • p. 160.
  • Productive capacity
  • p. 163.
  • Concurrent production
  • p. 164.
  • Standards
  • p. 168.
  • The
  • English Book Trade to 1800
  • p. 171.
  • Manufacture
  • Europe and England
  • p. 171.
  • Printing personnel
  • p. 171.
  • Gild and chapel
  • p. 174.
  • Scale and finance; book prices
  • p. 175.
  • Publishing and bookselling
  • p. 179.
  • p. 9.
  • Authorship, copyright, and censorship
  • p. 183.
  • Book Production: The Machine-Press Period 1800-1950
  • Survival and Change
  • p. 191.
  • The
  • early-nineteenth-century book house
  • p. 191.
  • Composition
  • p. 191.
  • Type-sizes; and description
  • Imposition
  • p. 196.
  • Iron hand-presses
  • p. 198.
  • Plates
  • p. 201.
  • Stereotype
  • p. 201.
  • Electrotype
  • p. 206.
  • p. 12.
  • Type 1800-1875
  • p. 207.
  • Manufacture and trade
  • p. 207.
  • Design
  • p. 209.
  • Paper in the Machine-press Period
  • p. 214.
  • Hand-made paper after 1800
  • p. 214.
  • Type faces
  • Paper-making machinery
  • p. 216.
  • Machine-made papers
  • p. 221.
  • The
  • nineteenth-century paper industry
  • p. 228.
  • Edition Binding
  • p. 231.
  • New procedures
  • p. 16.
  • p. 232.
  • Binding machinery
  • p. 235.
  • Publishers' cloth in Britain and America
  • p. 238.
  • Other styles of publishers' binding
  • p. 247.
  • The
  • twentieth century
  • p. 249.
  • The
  • Gothic type
  • Printing Machines
  • p. 251.
  • Beginnings
  • p. 251.
  • Machines for book printing
  • p. 253.
  • Machine operation
  • p. 258.
  • Colour printing
  • p. 261.
  • p. 17.
  • Other printing machines
  • p. 262.
  • Processes of Reproduction
  • p. 266.
  • Engravings
  • p. 266.
  • Lithography
  • p. 267.
  • Photographic processes
  • p. 269.
  • Roman and italic type
  • Identification
  • p. 272.
  • Mechanical Composition, and Type 1875-1950
  • p. 274.
  • Cold-metal machines
  • p. 274.
  • Hot-metal machines
  • p. 276.
  • Type since 1875
  • p. 283.
  • p. 20.
  • Printing Practice in the Machine-press Period
  • p. 289.
  • Personnel
  • p. 289.
  • Production routines
  • p. 292.
  • The
  • Book Trade in Britain and America since 1800
  • p. 297.
  • The
  • Greek type
  • structure of the trade
  • p. 297.
  • Forms in nineteenth-century publishing
  • p. 300.
  • Edition quantities and prices
  • p. 304.
  • Copyright, national and international
  • p. 307.
  • Bibliographical Applications
  • p. 311.
  • p. 30.
  • Identification
  • p. 313.
  • Edition, impression, issue, and state
  • p. 313.
  • Assessing the evidence
  • p. 316.
  • Facsimiles
  • p. 320.
  • Bibliographical Description
  • p. 321.
  • Founts, cases, and type-stock
  • Purpose and scope
  • p. 321.
  • Transcription and reproduction
  • p. 322.
  • Formula
  • p. 328.
  • Technical notes
  • p. 333.
  • Other notes
  • p. 335.
  • p. 33.
  • Textual Bibliography
  • p. 336.
  • Textual criticism and bibliography
  • p. 336.
  • Copy-text
  • p. 338.
  • The
  • transmission of the text
  • p. 343.
  • 1.
  • Composition
  • Composition
  • p. 343.
  • 2.
  • Proof-correction
  • p. 351.
  • 3.
  • Later stages of production
  • p. 354.
  • The
  • treatment of accidentals
  • p. 40.
  • p. 358.
  • A.
  • A
  • Note on Elizabethan Handwriting
  • R. B. McKerrow
  • p. 361.
  • B.
  • Four Specimen Bibliographical Descriptions
  • p. 368.
  • C.
  • nature and purpose of bibliography
  • Copy
  • The
  • Transmission of the Text: Two Examples
  • p. 381.
  • 1.
  • Compositor B and The merchant of Venice
  • p. 381.
  • 2.
  • The
  • textual history of David Copperfield
  • p. 384.
  • p. 40.
  • Reference Bibliography
  • p. 392.
  • I.
  • General
  • p. 392.
  • II.
  • Periodicals
  • p. 393.
  • III.
  • Book Production: The Hand-press Period
  • Setting type
  • p. 393.
  • 1.
  • Hand-printing technology
  • p. 393.
  • b.
  • Composition, imposition, correction
  • p. 394.
  • c.
  • Presswork
  • p. 395.
  • p. 43.
  • d.
  • Patterns of production
  • p. 396.
  • 2.
  • Type
  • p. 396.
  • 3.
  • Paper
  • p. 397.
  • 4.
  • Page and galley
  • Binding
  • p. 398.
  • 5.
  • Decoration and illustration
  • p. 399.
  • 6.
  • The
  • Book Trade to 1800
  • p. 399.
  • b.
  • p. 49.
  • Personnel
  • p. 400.
  • c.
  • Business organization
  • p. 401.
  • d.
  • Publishing and bookselling
  • p. 401.
  • e.
  • Authorship, copyright, and censorship
  • Signatures
  • p. 402.
  • IV.
  • Book Production: The Machine-press Period
  • p. 402.
  • 2.
  • Survival and change
  • p. 403.
  • a.
  • Hand composition
  • p. 403.
  • p. 51.
  • b.
  • Iron hand-presses
  • p. 403.
  • 3.
  • Plates
  • p. 404.
  • 4.
  • Type
  • p. 404.
  • a.
  • Preliminaries, pagination, catchwords, etc.
  • 1800-1875
  • p. 404.
  • b.
  • Since 1875
  • p. 405.
  • 5.
  • Paper
  • p. 405.
  • 6.
  • Binding
  • p. 52.
  • p. 406.
  • 7.
  • Printing machines
  • p. 407.
  • 8.
  • Processes of reproduction
  • p. 408.
  • 9.
  • Mechanical composition
  • p. 408.
  • p. 1.
  • Distribution
  • 10.
  • Printing-house organization
  • p. 409.
  • 11.
  • The
  • book trade in Britain and America since 1800
  • p. 410.
  • V.
  • Bibliographical applications
  • p. 411.
  • p. 53.
  • 2.
  • Identification and description
  • p. 412.
  • 3.
  • Textual bibliography
  • p. 413
  • Output
  • p. 54.
  • Paper
  • p. 57.
  • Manufacture
  • p. 57.
  • Paper in English printing
  • p. 60.
  • The
  • Moulds and watermarks
  • p. 60.
  • Sorts of paper: quality, weight, and size
  • p. 66.
  • Tables of sizes
  • p. 72.
  • Description
  • p. 76.
  • Imposition
  • p. 78.
  • main periods of book production
  • Formes
  • p. 78.
  • Format
  • p. 80.
  • Identification of format
  • p. 84.
  • Imposition in practice
  • p. 108.
  • Stripping, and skeletons
  • p. 109.
  • p. 2.
  • Proofs and correction
  • p. 110.
  • Standing type
  • p. 116.
  • Presswork
  • p. 118.
  • The
  • wooden hand-press
  • p. 118.
  • Preparing the paper
  • Book Production: The Hand-Press Period 1500-1800
  • p. 124.
  • Ink
  • p. 125.
  • Making ready
  • p. 126.
  • Pulling and beating
  • p. 129.
  • Printing the reiteration
  • p. 131.
  • Press figures
  • The
  • p. 133.
  • Cancels, etc.
  • p. 134.
  • Special paper
  • p. 136.
  • Two colours; and music
  • p. 137.
  • Output
  • p. 139.
  • The
Control code
32821740
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
438 pages
Isbn
9781873040300
Isbn Type
(UK)
Lccn
95023532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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