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High Bridge : ten wood engravings of demolition with nine stories of construction.

Title
High Bridge : ten wood engravings of demolition with nine stories of construction.
Author
Schanilec, Gaylord.
Publication
Saint Paul : Midnight Paper Sales Press, c1987.

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TextRestricted use *KP (Midnight) 08-333Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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Additional Authors
  • Schanilec, Clayton.
  • Midnight Paper Sales Press. prt
  • Minnesota Center for Book Arts.
  • Out of Sorts Letter Foundry. cmt
  • Campbell-Logan Bindery. bnd
Description
[2], 19, [1] leaves : col. ill.; 27 cm.
Uniform Title
  • St. Paul pioneer press.
  • St. Paul daily globe.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Typefaces (Type evidence) – Plantin Monotype.
  • Typefaces (Type evidence) – Onix.
Note
  • "Designed and printed by Gaylord Shanilec at Minnesota Center for Book Arts ... in an edition of 174 numbered and 26 lettered copies"--Colophon.
  • "The wood engravings ... are by Gaylord Schanilec ... Each engraving was printed in five to seven colors using three to five different blocks ... The text ... was derived from stories that appeared in the St. Paul daily globe and the St. Paul pioneer press during the bridge's construction from 1887 to 1889 ... The articles were edited by Clayton Schanilec ... Hand-bound into boards at the Campbell-Logan Bindery, the numbered copies are in cloth; lettered copies are quarter-bound in leather ... The text type is Plantin Monotype and was initially set at the Out-of-Sorts Letter Foundry. The titles are set in Onix"--Colophon.
  • Lettered copies include a separate suite of the prints.
Binding (note)
  • Numbered copies: Publisher's gray cloth, with illustrated paper label on front cover and paper spine label.
Call Number
*KP (Midnight) 08-333
OCLC
22842195
Author
Schanilec, Gaylord.
Title
High Bridge : ten wood engravings of demolition with nine stories of construction.
Imprint
Saint Paul : Midnight Paper Sales Press, c1987.
Local Note
NYPL copy is no. 124; signed in pencil with artist's cipher.
Binding
Numbered copies: Publisher's gray cloth, with illustrated paper label on front cover and paper spine label.
Local Note
Accompanied by prospectus ([3] p. on folded sheet).
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Added Author
Schanilec, Clayton.
Midnight Paper Sales Press. Printer
Minnesota Center for Book Arts.
Out of Sorts Letter Foundry. Compositor
Campbell-Logan Bindery. Binder
Added Title
St. Paul pioneer press.
St. Paul daily globe.
Research Call Number
*KP (Midnight) 08-333
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