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Fine presses in the next millennium

The margins are no bad place to be | John Kristensen
Typesetting on a winter’s afternoon | Stan Nelson
Esoteric craft? – forget it | Vance Gerry
Whither private printing? | David Chambers
Counterblast to the monstrous march of megabytes | Simon Lawrence
Books & bytes: truth, information and the private press | Crispin Elsted
Bias and bigotry | Dennis Hall
Grant aid for the private press? | Simon Lawrence

Problems & Presses

Mr Moser climbs his Everest | Doug Kessler
The Basement Press | Peter Gauld
Incline Press | Tony Dowd
The American Type Founders Bankruptcy Auction | Cynthia Hollandsworth
Edition printing on the cylinder proof press | Gerald Lange
An ink analysis, Part II | Stephen Heaver Jr
Metal typesetting by Gloucester Typesetting Services | John Grice
Bar none: reflections on an envelope | Alan Tucker
Valenti Angelo: 1897-1982 | Adela S Roatcap
Collecting alphabet books | David Blamires
Christmas and New Year books and cards | Dennis Hall


Dard Hunter & Son | reviewed by Sidney E Berger
Zebra Noise | reviewed by Simon Brett
The Wood-engravings of Frank Martin | reviewed by John Randle
Eric Fraser, designer and illustrator | reviewed by Jon Mayo
‘Inwards where all the battle is . . .’ | reviewed by Allan Freer
Candide, or optimism | reviewed by John Byrne
Four Views of Kealakekua Bay | reviewed by Jon Mayo
The Phoenix | reviewed by Tony Dowd
Pryderi | reviewed by Rigby Graham
Sagittarius Rising | reviewed by Dennis Hall
Three poems | reviewed by Nicolas McDowall
An English Eye | reviewed by Garrick Palmer
Omega Cuts | reviewed by Peter Tucker