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Checklist of APHA Member Publications

This data table aims to list notable English language books on printing history topics written or edited by APHA members, APHA Award Laureates, Lieberman Lecturers, and Mark Samuels Lasner Fellows.  It is intended to be representative and not comprehensive.  (At this point only one title per author is listed.) It does not include journal articles or websites. Links to publishers, booksellers and reviews are not provided. However, reviews in Printing History are noted. Please suggest corrections and titles via the contact page.

Allen, Sue American Book Covers, 1830–19001998OS 33
Allen, Susan M. American Antiquarian Society Manuscript Collections: Thomas, Isaiah, Papers, 1748–1874 1988
Annenberg, MauriceType Foundries of America and their Catalogs1994
Ashton, SusannaCollaborators in Literary America, 1870–19202003
Badaracco, ClaireAmerican Culture and the Marketplace: R.R. Donnelley's Four American Books Campaign, 1926–19301992
Bain, Peter and Paul Shaw Blackletter: Type and National Identity1998
Baker, Cathleen A. By His Own Labor: The Biography of Dard Hunter2002
Baldasso, Renzo and Christopher BakerAbsolutism and the Scientific Revolution, 1600–1720: a Biographical Dictionary2002
Barker, Nicolas Oxford University Press and the Spread of Learning, 1478–1978 : an Illustrated History, The1978
Baskin, Lisa Unger et al.Gehenna Press: the Work of Fifty Years, 1942–1992, The1992
Beckwith, Alice H.R.H. Illustrating the Good Life: The Pissarros' Eragny Press, 1894–1914. A Catalogue of an Exhibition of Books, Prints and Drawings Related to the Work of the Press 2007NS 3
Belanger, Terry Lunacy and the Arrangement of Books2003
Berger, Sidney E.Rare Books and Special Collections2015
Bidwell, John American Paper Mills, 1690–18302012NS 19
Blumenthal, Joseph The Printed Book in America1977OS 1
Bright, Betty No Longer Innocent: Book Art in America2005NS 2
Bringhurst, Robert Elements of Typographic Style, The2016
Brody, Catherine Tyler and John DePolChecklist: Stone House Press Books & Ephemera, 1978–19881989
Brokaw, Cynthia, et al.Printing and Book Culture in Late Imperial China2006
Bromer, Anne C. Strings Attached: Dorothy Abbe, Her Work and WAD 2001
Casper Scott E., Jeffrey D. Groves, Stephen W. Nissenbaum, and Michael Winship, eds. History of the Book in America (vol. III)2007NS 5
Cloud, Gerald W. John Rodker's Ovid Press: A Bibliographical History2010
Cronenwett, Philip N.The Spiral Press, 1926–1971. A Bibliographical Checklist2002
Darnton, Robert Literary Underground of the Old Regime, The1982OS 10
Dreyfus, John Into Print: Selected Writings on Printing History, Typography and Book Production 1995OS 35
Drucker, Johanna Century of Artists' Books, The1995
Eckman, James Heritage of the Printer Vol. 1, The1965
Farren, Donald and August A. Imholtz Jr., eds.Baltimore Bibliophiles at Fifty, 1954–2004, The. With Children's Books in Bygone Baltimore: An Essay and a Catalogue, by Linda F. Lapides2009NS 6
Garvey, Eleanor and Philip HoferArtist & the Book 1860–1960: in Western Europe and the United States, The1982
Gehl, Paul F.Inland Printers: the Fine Press Movement in Chicago, 1920–452003
Gilreath, JamesJudgment of Experts: Essays and Documents about the Investigation of the Forging of the Oath of a Freeman, The1991
Glick, William J. William Edwin Rudge1984OS 18
Green, James N. and Peter StallybrassBenjamin Franklin, Printer and Writer2006NS 1
Griffin, CliveJourneymen-printers, Heresy, and the Inquisition in Sixteenth-Century Spain2005
Harris, Elizabeth M. Personal Impressions: the Small Printing Press in Nineteenth-Century America2004
Hidy, Lance and Stephen HarvardStinehour: the Stinehour Press, Lunenburg, Vermont: Design, Copyediting, Monotype and Computer Typesetting, Pasteup, Mechanicals, Letterpress Printing, and Complete Edition Bookbinding1983
Hopkins, Richard L. Tolbert Lanston and the Monotype: The Origin of Digital Typesetting2013NS 19
Howard-Hill, T.H. British Book Trade, 1475–1890: A Bibliography, The2009NS 6
Hutner, MartinThe Making of the Book of Common Prayer of 19281990OS 26-27
Janssen, Frans A Technique and Design in the History of Printing2004NS 3
Johnson, Herbert H.Collector's Choice: An Exhibition of Books Designed and Printed at the Riverside Press by Bruce Rogers, A2002
Johnston, AlastairTransitional Faces: The Lives & Work of Richard Austin, Typecutter and Richard Turner Austin, Wood-Engraver2013
Kegler, RichardAries Press of Eden, N.Y., The2016NS 21
Kelly, Jerry and Misha BeletskyNoblest Roman: A History of the Centaur Types of Bruce Rogers, The2016
Koch, Peter Rutledge Art of the Book in California: Five Contemporary Presses, The 2011
Krummel, D.W. Literature of Music Bibliography: an Account of the Writings on the History of Music Printing and Publishing, The1995
Lane, John A.Early Type Specimens in the Plantin-Moretus Museum2004NS 1
Last, Jay T. Color Explosion: Nineteenth Century American Lithography, The 2006NS 7
Lathem, Edward Connery and Elizabeth French Lathem, eds. D.B.U. and R.R.: Selected Extract from Correspondence that Passed Between Daniel Berkeley Updike & Rudolph Ruzicka from 1908 to 19411997
Lawson, Alexander S. Anatomy of a Typeface1990OS 25
Leslie, Robert L.Reminiscences of the Graphic Arts1973
Lieberman, J. Ben Type and Typefaces1978
Lommen, MathieuSem Hartz and the Making of Linotype Juliana2006NS 2
Loxley, SimonType: The Secret History of Letters2004NS 2
Maret, RussellMediaeval in Padua2008
Martin, Henri-Jean, and Roger Chartier History of the French Edition1989
Maslen, Keith and John Lancaster, eds.Bowyer Ledgers: The Printing Accounts of William Bowyer Father and Son Reproduced on Microfiche with a Checklist of Bowyer Printing 1699–1777, a Commentary Indexes and Appendixes, The1991
McCorison, Marcus A.Wages of John Carter's Journeyman Printers, 1771–1779, The1972
McLean, Ruari Victorian Book Design and Colour Printing1972
Moran, BillHamilton Wood Type: A History In Headlines2004
Morris, HenryNicolas Louis Robert and his Endless Wire Papermaking Machine2000
Moser, Barry et al.No Shortcuts : an Essay on Wood Engraving2001
Mosley, James British Type Specimens Before 1831: a Hand-list1984
Moxon, PaulVandercook Presses: Maintenance, History and Resources2014
Needham, PaulPrinter & the Pardoner, The1986OS 18
Pankow, David, ed.American Proprietary Typefaces1998
Peterson, William S.Bibliography of the Kelmscott Press, A1984OS 17
Pomeroy, Jane R. Alexander Anderson: Wood Engraver & Illustrator2005NS 1
Randle, JohnType and Typography: Highlights from Matrix, the Review for Printers and Bibliophiles2003NS 1
Rehak, TheoPractical Typecasting1993OS 31-32
Romano, FrankHistory of the Linotype Company2014NS 19
Rostenberg, Leona and Madeleine Stern From Revolution to Revolution: Perspectives on Publishing and Bookselling 1501–20012002
Rumble, Walker The Swifts: Printers in the Age of Typesetting Races2003
Rummonds, Richard-GabrielNineteenth-century Printing Practices and the Iron Handpress2004
Russem, MichaelA Checklist of the 100-cent Postage Stamps Designed by Jan van Krimpen2015
Saunders, Cathie Ruggie and Martha ChiplisFor the Love of Letterpress: A Printing Handbook for Instructors and Students2013
Savage, L. Elizabeth [Upper]Printing Colour 1400-1700: History, Techniques, Functions and Receptions2015
Saxe, Stephen O.American Iron Hand Presses1992OS 28
Schlesinger, Carl, Ed. Biography of Ottmar Mergenthaler; A New Edition, The199224
Shaw, Paul. ed.Eternal Letter: Two Millennia of the Classical Roman Capital, The2015
Silver, Rollo G.Typefounding in America, 1787–18252005
Smith, VirginiaForms in Modernism: The Unity of Typography, Architecture and the Design Arts2005NS 2
Stoddard, Roger E.Bibliographical Description of Books and Pamphlets of American Verse Printed from 1610 Through 1820, A2012
Suarez, Michael F.Book: A Global History, The1987OS 18
Tanselle, G. Thomas Essays In Bibliographical History2013
Tebbel, John Between Covers: The Rise and Transformation of Book Publishing in America1978OS 3
Thompson, Susan OtisAmerican Book Design and William Morris1977
Thomson, Ellen MazurAesthetic Tracts: Innovation in Late-Nineteenth-Century Book Design2015NS 21
Tichenor, IreneNo Art Without Craft: The Life of Theodore Low DeVinne, Printer2005NS 1
Twyman, Michael Printing 1770–1970: an Illustrated History of Its Development and Uses in England1998
Vervliet, Hendrik D.L. Paleo-Typography of the French Renaissance: Selected Papers on Sixteenth-Century Typefaces2008NS 10
Voltmer, Fred and Li JiangAlbion Assembly Manual, An2016
Walker, Gay Works of Carl P. Rollins1982OS 13
Wells, James M.Book Typography in the United States of America1966
White, Jessica C. Letterpress Now: A DIY Guide to New Old Printing Methods2013
Winship, Michael American Literary Publishing in the Mid-Nineteenth Century: The Business of Ticknor and Fields1995
Young, Matthew McLennanField & Tuer, the Leadenhall Press2010NS 10
Zlatkes, GwidoDuplicator Underground: the Independent Publishing Industry in Communist Poland, 1976–892016


Individuals who’ve made suggestions for this checklist include Donald Farren, Howard I. Gralla, Alastair Johnston, John Lancaster, Michael Russem, Stephen O. Saxe, Caroline Sloat.