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heritage of the printer ; with illustrations

James Eckman

heritage of the printer ; with illustrations

by James Eckman

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Published by North American Publishing in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Printing -- History -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bookplate of: Roy Gurney.

    Statementby James Eckman.
    SeriesThe heritage of the printer -- v. 1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 209 p., [1 folded plate] :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14827098M

    KDP prints your book on demand and subtracts your printing costs from your royalties. That means you don't have to pay any costs upfront or carry any inventory. Printing costs vary depending on page count and ink type (black ink or color ink). Trim size, bleed settings, and cover finish don't affect printing cost. The illustrations are often sent to the book printer where they are scanned on expensive professional scanners and then retained in case the originals need to be matched to test prints. Thus, the printer must return the illustrations to us before we can return them to you.

    Printing, traditionally, a technique for applying under pressure a certain quantity of coloring agent onto a specified surface to form a body of text or an illustration. Certain modern processes for reproducing texts and illustrations, however, are no longer dependent on the mechanical concept of pressure. Children’s Book: Vermi and the Schoolchildren "Travel broadens the mind " A discovery shared by Vermi, the superhero! Vermi and the Schoolchildren Teach Farmer Fred tells the story of a little earthworm that strays from Mrs Grand's garden into Farmer Fred's field - and finally enlists the help of the village school to teach the farmer about protecting the soil while growing.

      The books are packed and shipped to the publisher's warehouse. The length of time for printing and shipping varies dramatically--from 3 weeks turnaround for an all-text computer book printed in the U.S. to months for printing overseas (which is the norm for most full-color books) and being shipped back via boat, going through customs, and trucked to the publisher's warehouse. Printing features rich, black ink and deep colors (great for page backgrounds, for example). Great for: Books with any kind of photos, paintings, collage, illustrations, or graphics. Magazine Paper Types. Economy Magazine Paper. Gloss, 60# paper. On par with magazines you’d find at your local newsstand. Can accommodate page counts from 20 to


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A Printer's Almanac: The Heritage of the Printer (Volume II, With Illustrations) Lawson, Alexander S. Published by North American Publishing Company ().

2 volumes: illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits ; 27 cm: Contents: v. The heritage of the printer / by James Russell Eckman --v. A printer's almanac / by Alexander S.

Lawson. Other Titles: Printer's almanac. Responsibility: by James Eckman. The Heritage of the Printer - Volume I (I) Hardcover – January 1, by Dr.

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