1889 Preisbuch von Fr. Melsbach in Sobernheim, Victorian Era Lithographer's Sample Catalog
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Approx. Age: 1889
Condition: Good, see photos.
Company: Fr. Melsbach in Sobernheim
This listing is for a digital download/ PDF ONLY of this rare book
The original catalog is available and can be found for sale here:
Absolutely incredible RARE 1889 German lithographer's sample book/ catalog featuring original labels and paper samples throughout. This 120 page book contains the examples and prices from Frau Melsbach's printing factory out of Sobernheim, Germany. This firm specialized in the manufacturing of cardboard and paper goods/ stationary, regular and stone lithography, the printing of books, as well as various pharmaceutical labels and implements.
This book is in excellent condition! Each label has been printed separately and hand tipped in with a small bit of glue, and all labels are intact and accounted for. There are several pages of document printing samples which fold out. These pages are also in excellent condition with no rips, tears, and virtually no foxing. The spine and binding of the piece are sturdy and secure. This book is a must see for its incredible craftsmanship and as a complete example of printing during the late 19th century.
The original book can be found for sale here:
This book has been reproduced as found, but may contain small edits for legibility.
A Box SF watermark will appear on the bottom of the final product. This book is for reference only, and may not be commercially reproduced.
Files are in PDF format and locked from editing.
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