The Story of Handwriting: Origins and Development. Alfred FAIRBANK.

The Story of Handwriting: Origins and Development.

London: Faber, 1971. Reprint. Hardcover. Large octavo. 108pp. Blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Color frontis. B/w illustrations. Index & bibliography. An authoritative introduction to the art, development and tools of handwriting, from its origins in ancient Egypt and Sumer through mediaeval times and into the twentieth century. Page-edges foxed, several numerals written in pen on free endpapers, several pages creased (binding fault), otherwise a tight near-VG copy in VG dust jacket (dust jacket price-clipped). Item #50506
ISBN: 0571091733

Price: $30.00

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