New York: Wm. E. Rudge's Sons, 1945. Armitage, Merle. Trade edition. Hardcover in slipcase. 74p, many ills., some with a second flat color (a sort of rust-coral). Cover stamped in silver. One of 3000 hardcover copies in slipcase (which is very good). No d.j., as issued. Fine. Item #30297
Armitage's thoughts on book design and printing, generously illustrated with examples of his own designs. One of America's truly original book designers, with a very recognizable modernist style. A lovely copy.