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Collecting printed ephemera

Lewis, John

Collecting printed ephemera

a background to social habits and social history, to eating and drinking, to travel and heritage, and just for fun

by Lewis, John

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Published by Studio Vista in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Printed ephemera -- Collectors and collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 158.

    Statementby John Lewis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1280 .L45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4592412M
    ISBN 10028970393X
    LC Control Number77354691

    In addition to literature and artworks, the tobacco collection's scope has come to encompass a wide range of visual materials and printed ephemera associated with that commodity. The cigarette cards were acquired by curators in the s and later. Using a whimsical and engaging approach, Minnesota on Paper showcases some of the saved treasures that bring Minnesota history to life. With a nostalgic glimpse into the past, Moira and Leo Harris convey the aesthetic, historical, and cultural significance of particular ephemera, including beer labels, circus posters, postcards, and stamps, to name a few.

    We purchase historical studies of printing, calligraphy, paper making, book binding and related arts, book design, the book trade, book collecting, and library history. Secondly, the Newberry seeks out new calligraphy, fine and artistic printing, books important for the evolving technology of book illustration, contemporary printed ephemera. Collecting printed ephemera: a background to social habits and social history, to eating and drinking, to travel and heritage, and just for fun. pp, 31 cm, [16] p. of plates. ill. (some col.), facsims.

    Ephemera are any transitory written or printed matters that are not meant to be retained or preserved. The word derives from the Greek ephemeros, meaning "lasting only one day, short-lived". Some collectible ephemera are advertising trade cards, airsickness bags, bookmarks, catalogues, greeting cards, letters, pamphlets, postcards, posters, prospectuses, defunct stock certificates or tickets. The largest single concentration of printed ephemera, nea pieces and growing, is the John M. Wing Foundation Printing Ephemera Collection containing files of printing-industry related ephemera maintained by the Wing Collection curator. In April , the .


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