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The Resource Bookmaking on the Distaff Side

Bookmaking on the Distaff Side

Label
Bookmaking on the Distaff Side
Title
Bookmaking on the Distaff Side
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
397
Citation source
Work of Bruce Rogers
Dewey number
686.2/092/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z243.A2
LC item number
B57
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1870-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rogers, Bruce
  • Distaff Side
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women printers
  • Women in the book industries and trade
  • Printing
  • Private presses
  • Fine press specimens
Label
Bookmaking on the Distaff Side
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and dedication pages designed by Bruce Rogers
  • "One hundred copies have been made"--Page [8]
  • Contributing printers: Pynson Printers, Marie Berliner at the Walpole Printing Office, Helen Gentry, Jean B. Barr at the George Grady Press, Emily E. Connor at the Marchbanks Press, Haddon Craftsmen, Club of Printing Women of New York at the Kalkhoff Press, Margaret Bryant Evans at the Overbrook Press, Leontine Gensamer at the Powgen Press, Jane Grabhorn at the Jumbo Press, Edna K. Rushmore at the Golden Hind Press, Jessica Thompson at Hawthorn House, Meriden Gravure Company, Edna Beilenson at the Peter Pauper Press, Stratford Press, Madeline Forgue at the Black Cat Press, Elizabeth Wood at the Harbor Press, Helen Olson at the Spiral Press, Ellen Bentley at the Archetype Press, Ruth Ordway Emmons at the Maverick Press, Elizabeth Mann and Mary T. Williams at the E.L. Hildreth & Company Inc., Anne T. Thwaite at the Printing Office of the Dinglebury Post Intelligencer, Sylvia Grablowsky at the Newark Museum Press, Lucina Wakefield at the Marchbanks Press, and the Parkway Printing Co. Inc
Bar code
31223119605385
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Bertha M. Goudy : memories / by Frederic W. Goudy -- Printer maids, wives and widows / written by Ruth Shepard Granniss -- Bookbinding in the home / [by Marie Carré Phelps] -- Every man shall bear his own burden ... / [by Emily E. Connor] -- An interview with the eminent professor Hugo K.O. Muttonquad / by Evelyn Harter -- Club of Printing Women of New York. CPW -- Women as compositors at the time of the French Revolution / Alphonse Alkan -- Are women the natural enemies of books? / written by Anne Lyon Haight -- A Typografic Discourse for The Distaff Side of Printing : a book by ladies from Jane Grabhorn's typographic laboratory -- Ann Franklin and Elizabeth Timothy, colonial women printers / [Edna K Rushmore] -- A short history of Ladies-in-Printing in Connecticut / by Jessica Thompson -- The punctuation pets / Ruth Doublas Keener -- Men in Printing / Edna Beilenson -- I remember and this was long ago they were talking about automobiles ... / Gertrude Stein -- How one of them got that way / by Alison W. Davis -- A brief note on women illustrators / by Louise Bonino -- Beaten to a pulp / by Madeline Forgue -- Two linoleum blocks / by Wanda Gág -- Women as typesetters / by Marguerite Swanton -- Esther Inglis, calligrapher, 1571-1624 / by Dorothy Judd Jackson -- The printer's mistress to his wife / [Barbara Cowles] -- A few disadvantages of being a woman / [Mary D. Alexander] -- Proof Reader / [Ruth Ordway Emmons] -- The printer's relict : an example to her sex / by Eleanor P. Spencer -- A Letter : Annie Thwaite, 1685-1732 -- I am obnoxious to each carping tongue ... / by Anne Bradstreet -- Immemorially, the children / by Helen Ferris -- Leisure. From The Poetry Bookshop of London -- Some bibliographical notes about women in printing / by Janet Bogardus
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
1 volume (various pagings)
Lccn
75302948
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Special Collections copy shelved with DISTAFF SIDE.
  • Special Collections copy is number 10.
  • Special Collctions copy is bound in green paste paper with brown cloth spine and gilt lettering. Stamped with Robert Grabhorn's monogram on front free endpaper. Enclosed in original slipcase.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)3121374
Label
Bookmaking on the Distaff Side
Publication
Note
  • Title and dedication pages designed by Bruce Rogers
  • "One hundred copies have been made"--Page [8]
  • Contributing printers: Pynson Printers, Marie Berliner at the Walpole Printing Office, Helen Gentry, Jean B. Barr at the George Grady Press, Emily E. Connor at the Marchbanks Press, Haddon Craftsmen, Club of Printing Women of New York at the Kalkhoff Press, Margaret Bryant Evans at the Overbrook Press, Leontine Gensamer at the Powgen Press, Jane Grabhorn at the Jumbo Press, Edna K. Rushmore at the Golden Hind Press, Jessica Thompson at Hawthorn House, Meriden Gravure Company, Edna Beilenson at the Peter Pauper Press, Stratford Press, Madeline Forgue at the Black Cat Press, Elizabeth Wood at the Harbor Press, Helen Olson at the Spiral Press, Ellen Bentley at the Archetype Press, Ruth Ordway Emmons at the Maverick Press, Elizabeth Mann and Mary T. Williams at the E.L. Hildreth & Company Inc., Anne T. Thwaite at the Printing Office of the Dinglebury Post Intelligencer, Sylvia Grablowsky at the Newark Museum Press, Lucina Wakefield at the Marchbanks Press, and the Parkway Printing Co. Inc
Bar code
31223119605385
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Bertha M. Goudy : memories / by Frederic W. Goudy -- Printer maids, wives and widows / written by Ruth Shepard Granniss -- Bookbinding in the home / [by Marie Carré Phelps] -- Every man shall bear his own burden ... / [by Emily E. Connor] -- An interview with the eminent professor Hugo K.O. Muttonquad / by Evelyn Harter -- Club of Printing Women of New York. CPW -- Women as compositors at the time of the French Revolution / Alphonse Alkan -- Are women the natural enemies of books? / written by Anne Lyon Haight -- A Typografic Discourse for The Distaff Side of Printing : a book by ladies from Jane Grabhorn's typographic laboratory -- Ann Franklin and Elizabeth Timothy, colonial women printers / [Edna K Rushmore] -- A short history of Ladies-in-Printing in Connecticut / by Jessica Thompson -- The punctuation pets / Ruth Doublas Keener -- Men in Printing / Edna Beilenson -- I remember and this was long ago they were talking about automobiles ... / Gertrude Stein -- How one of them got that way / by Alison W. Davis -- A brief note on women illustrators / by Louise Bonino -- Beaten to a pulp / by Madeline Forgue -- Two linoleum blocks / by Wanda Gág -- Women as typesetters / by Marguerite Swanton -- Esther Inglis, calligrapher, 1571-1624 / by Dorothy Judd Jackson -- The printer's mistress to his wife / [Barbara Cowles] -- A few disadvantages of being a woman / [Mary D. Alexander] -- Proof Reader / [Ruth Ordway Emmons] -- The printer's relict : an example to her sex / by Eleanor P. Spencer -- A Letter : Annie Thwaite, 1685-1732 -- I am obnoxious to each carping tongue ... / by Anne Bradstreet -- Immemorially, the children / by Helen Ferris -- Leisure. From The Poetry Bookshop of London -- Some bibliographical notes about women in printing / by Janet Bogardus
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
1 volume (various pagings)
Lccn
75302948
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Special Collections copy shelved with DISTAFF SIDE.
  • Special Collections copy is number 10.
  • Special Collctions copy is bound in green paste paper with brown cloth spine and gilt lettering. Stamped with Robert Grabhorn's monogram on front free endpaper. Enclosed in original slipcase.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)3121374

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