Along the Pathway from Fibre to Paper [Paper, Sample Book, W.C. Hamilton & Sons]

Along the Pathway from Fibre to Paper [Paper, Sample Book, W.C. Hamilton & Sons]

By: W.C. Hamilton & Sons

Price: $20.00


Mottled imitation leather with printed cover design, 21.5 by 28 cm, not paginated (frontis portrait, 80 pp. followed by 22 leaves of sample papers. Light wear and bumping at the extremities, some scuffing, scratches and creases to the boards, and light bowing of the upper board. A rather charming step-by-step guide to how paper is made at W.C. Hamilton. Full-page photographic plates—showing images of the steam splitter, chipper house, digester house, rotary drainers, washing tanks, the Fourdrinier paper machine, dandy roll, cutters, etc.—are interspersed with text pages, each printed on a different weight, style or color of paper. At the back are twenty-two leaves of sample papers, with its description printed on the recto. (os)

Title: Along the Pathway from Fibre to Paper [Paper, Sample Book, W.C. Hamilton & Sons]

Author Name: W.C. Hamilton & Sons

Categories: Paper,

Publisher: Lafayette Station, PA, W.C. Hamilton & Sons/The Riverside Paper Mills Co.: nd (c. 1920)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 1970