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Author Name    W.C. Hamilton & Sons

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

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

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

Seller ID   1970

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)

Price = 20.00 USD

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