An assembly of printers' marks, rebusses and devices, arranged to form a rectangular frame around an inner rectangular frame of devices encircled in a baroque border, with the title in a rectangular space in the centre, including he mark of Richard Pynson, 1493 in upper left, of John Rastell, 1520 in upper right and those of Julian, Notary 1498; John Skot 1518; Laurence Andrew; John Byddle; John Cawood; Christopher Barker; John Wight; Richard Jugge; John Reynes; Thomas Petit; John Wolfe; John Harrison; William Norton; Richard Johnes; Richard Tottel; William Seres; Gerard Dewes; Richard Watkins; Thomas Purfoote; Thomas Godfray; William Middelton; John Day; Richard Grafton; Hugh Singleton; Edward Whitchurch; Walter Lynne and Reinwolf.; frontispiece to Ames' 'Typographical Antiquities', London 1749.  Etching

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I,7.106

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An assembly of printers' marks, rebusses and devices, arranged to form a rectangular frame around an inner rectangular frame of devices encircled in a baroque border, with the title in a rectangular space in the centre, including he mark of Richard Pynson, 1493 in upper left, of John Rastell, 1520 in upper right and those of Julian, Notary 1498; John Skot 1518; Laurence Andrew; John Byddle; John Cawood; Christopher Barker; John Wight; Richard Jugge; John Reynes; Thomas Petit; John Wolfe; John Harrison; William Norton; Richard Johnes; Richard Tottel; William Seres; Gerard Dewes; Richard Watkins; Thomas Purfoote; Thomas Godfray; William Middelton; John Day; Richard Grafton; Hugh Singleton; Edward Whitchurch; Walter Lynne and Reinwolf.; frontispiece to Ames' 'Typographical Antiquities', London 1749. Etching

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