748Re: [PPLetterpress] Re: Rialto Pressa ink traps
- Jul 17, 2002
>Allen published _Printing with the Handpress_ [corrected title] in 1969, in an
> > Interesting! On the selection of typefaces, Lewis Allen commented,
> > "inferior tools corrode the spirit" (in Printing on the Hand Press).
> > Do you suppose he appropriated that from Shackleton?
> > Gerald
> Or shackleton appropriated it from? I know that Shackleton took a stone
> litho press and stones (i'm not sure about letterpress) along on his first
> expedition, and his men wrote and printed a book during the winter when they
> couldn't do much research.
edition that I suspect most folks then would have found a bit rarified in
price. When did Shackleton write this? Can't imagine printing on stone in the
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