Printers’ Playground

A playground in the Bronx, near the site of the original Robert Hoe factory (when it moved to the Bronx from its original location in lower Manhattan) will get a playground with jungle gym reminiscent of the old Hoe rotary presses (example shown at right). For bibliophiles, Robert Hoe built an extraordinary library in late […]

Current Challenges to Fine Printing and Book Design (Grolier Club panel)

This is a draft of an article I’m preparing.  I believe Godine had prepared remarks which the Grolier Club may print in its Gazette. -pwrCurrent Challenges to Fine Printing and Book DesignThe Grolier Club, 47 East 6t0th Street, New York Wednesday January 13, 2010The Grolier Club sponsored a thought-provoking panel discussion on challenges to fine […]