Moscow: Trest Poligraf, 1925. Item #738
64 pp. 23x13 cm. In original stapled wrappers with red stamping. Very good. Previous owner’s bookplate on the verso of the front cover.
First edition. One of 4000 copies. Very rare.
This trade catalogue is a short extraction from a full book of types published by Moscow company Poligraf. In this catalogue they included the most popular and necessary fonts of such type foundries as Bertgold, Leman and Flinsh. “To all Russian alphabets of this catalogue we have latin sets”. Introduction also includes information on how to make an order and pay for it, shipping information and guarantees, as well as notice to all customers that they need to present a special document to buy fonts (for example, individual owners of printing houses must provide deed of possession).
Not found in Worldcat.