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literature of Australian private presses and fine printing

Geoffrey Farmer

literature of Australian private presses and fine printing

a bibliography

by Geoffrey Farmer

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Published by Book Collectors" Society of Australia in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Private presses -- Australia -- Bibliography.,
    • Book design -- Australia -- Bibliography.,
    • Private press books -- Australia -- Bibliography.,
    • Fine books -- Australia -- Bibliography.,
    • Printing -- Australia -- History -- Bibliography.,
    • Privately printed books -- History -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementcompiled and annotated by Geoffrey Farmer.
      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesAustralian bibliographies ;, no. 1, Australian bibliographies (Book Collectors" Society of Australia) ;, no. 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ231.5.P7 F36 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 94 p. :
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3988990M
      ISBN 100958676127
      LC Control Number2001320858
      OCLC/WorldCa45227118

      Book Printing In Australia. The Book Printing Company specialises in short run digital book printing for self publishers. We strive to supply our clients with the highest quality books at all times. We pay attention to detail and never use shortcuts or expect our clients to accept a poor quality product. Being published is an ambition for many /5(11). You think you want a Big Five publisher, but are you sure? Many established writers prefer to go with small and indie publishers, because they’re looking for a long-lasting partnership and more individual attention. Many of the small publishers below focus on literary fiction, but there are some for nonfiction and poetry as well. 1. Tiny [ ].

      The Australian Online Bookshop cannot supply out of print books but we have had a look around for a good Australian service that can help people to find books that are no longer in print. It’s a widely held opinion that the printed book is a dying species. Journalist Hugh Rimmington, when guest hosting the 7 pm Project, jocularly asked the author of a new book of horror stories why on earth he took the trouble to write and promote his printed book with Kindle and e-books taking over the world.[1].

      SSO Press publishes under the loose definition of poetry; chapbooks, essays, comics, street art, scrolls, paper airplanes, cd's. Fine literature disguised as zines. Salmon Publishing Established in and based in County Clare, Ireland, Salmon Publishing is one of Ireland's premier literary publishing houses. Over one quarter of the pages in the book are printed on paper from these three sources. There are chapters on The Mould, The Beater, Other Necessary Equipment and Beating Pulp, Some Observations on Private Presses, Making, Drying and Sizing Paper, Notes on Printing and Binding. Includes six samples of paper used by Morris for his books.


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Fine press printing and publishing comprises historical and contemporary printers and publishers publishing books and other printed matter of exceptional intrinsic quality and artistic taste, including both commercial and private presses.

Their dedication to fine printing distinguishes them from other small presses. A selection from our stock of Modern Fine Printing, Private Press (mainly minor pieces from UK presses) & some examples of Student and Colleges of Art Presses. A fine press will often publish books in limited edition, include additional illustrations from a famous artist, use higher quality paper, or employ a famous bookbinder for their volumes.

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