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Editorial | Sebastian Carter
Chairman’s Letter | Martyn Ould

Book Fair report

Printing Historical Society | Ian Bain and David Chambers
Private press types | David McKitterick

Continental Divide

Three presses described by their owners:
The Iron Press | Charles Whitehouse
Hirundo Press | Caroline Saltzwedel
Editions Petropolis | Michael Caine

Gunnar Brusewitz | Thorsten Sjölin
Incline Press | Dennis Hall and Carol Manheim
The Bremer Presse | Richard Healy
Settle for the best | Martyn Ould
On Rilke | Jerry Kelly
Caslon Specimen


Kim Merker | Sidney Berger
Alessandro Zanella | Alessandro Corubolo


Metamorphoses | reviewed by Crispin Elsted
Several Parrots | reviewed by Martin Salisbury
Printer’s Devil | reviewed by David Wakefield
The Space Between | reviewed by Andrew Johnson
Orpheus the Stutterer | reviewed by John Harvey
Chromatic Tales of Two Cities | reviewed by Colin Martin
In Memory of Water | reviewed by Paul W. Nash

Books briefly noted | Paul W. Nash


A book at bedtime | Swithin Crumb