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Author Harris, Elizabeth M.

Title The common press : being a record, description & delineation of the early eighteenth-century handpress in the Smithsonian Institution, with a history & documentation of the press / by Elizabeth Harris ; and drawings & advice on construction by Clinton Sisson.

Publication Info. Boston : D.R. Godine, 1978.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  681.62 Q    Check Shelf
Description 62 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. & portfolio (8 folded leaves of plates : illustrations\. ; 28 cm.)
Note Issued in a case.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The Franklin press at the Smithsonian. -- Advice to the joyner & smith.
Subject Hand presses -- History -- 18th century.
Hand presses -- Drawing.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Smithsonian Institution.
Added Author Sisson, Clinton.
ISBN 0879232110
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