Boston: David R. Godine, Publisher, 1990. First Edition. First Printing, a review copy, with the publisher's slip laid in. Octavo (23.5cm); maroon cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine and author's initials in blind on front cover; dustjacket; 428,pp; illus. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $40.00), with some mild external wear. A historical record of type for the layman, studying their development, uses, antecedents and offsprings.