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Advertising stamp from Great Britain showing a print machine.




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Some advertising stamps from Denmark

J. Cohen Printing Business Copenhagen




I particularly like the chap mixing ink on the last stamp

Sophus Kruckows - printers    Copenhagen




Kihls bookprinting - Copenhagen



Marius Andersen  Bookbinder



Andreasen & Lachmann    Copenhagen



This stamp has a design featuring a woman operating a printing press. The text translates to "Here we print genuine A&L poster stamps"

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Test and proof stamps from Waterlow and Sons

These four date from 1928



These are of a similar age




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The image below dates from 1874. It shows lithographic printing and is printed by Prang and Mayer from Boston who specialized in architectural and educational prints as well as greeting cards.




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Commemorative medal for the 100th anniversary of the birth of the editor Federico Motta of the Federico Motta Editore Publishing House




Obverse:  Man pulling on a book press.

Lettering: CENTENARIO DELLA NASCITA DEEL FONDATORE

Reverse
Inscription.

Lettering:  FEDERICO MOTTA EDITORE
1896 UN UOMO UN' IDEA 1996

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This image of the interior of the British bookbinding establishment of Westleys & Clark was issued by the Philadelphia lithographer P.S. Duval sometime between 1842 and 1850.



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