Mechanick Exercises on the Whole Art of Printing


Page edges show some mild soil, but inside is clean and bright. Dust jacket has slight foxing, a few small chips and some light wear, price-clipped. 6.5"x10" with 480 indexed pages, illustrated throughout with 33 plates, one large fold-out at rear. First published in 1683, Moxon provides descriptions of the printing methods of the era. Reproduced with a biography of Moxon, index, notes, and additional illustrations. 



  • Mechanick Exercises on the Whole Art of Printing
  • Joseph Moxon
  • Oxford University Press, 1958