IMPRESSIONS: Stories of the Nation's Printer - Early Years to 1900 / Produced for the Occasion of the Centennial of the Queen's Printer for Canada (includes a history for the HANSARD Service )


----------large (quarto) softcover, a solid Good exlibrary copy with minimal signs of use, usual library marks and stamps, 178 pages, b&w photos throughout, contents include: Introduction, Printing for the nation --- Printers and Politicians; Printing the HANSARD ---By Commission - Early Government Printers; The Queen's Printer, most expensive luxury about the Capital?; The Peripatetic print shop; From Independent Printer to Civil Servant --- UNDER CONTRACT - Partial Reform, the contarct system; Woes of a Contractor - Taylor's Trials; More Lice in the Typs - Patronage and Confidentail Printing; Putting on the Pious - Bogus Offers and the end of contarcts; Planning for Canada's Printing Requirements; The Department of Public Printing and Stationery --- BY GOVERNMENT --- Years of Turmoil - Building the printing plant; Printer's Pride - First permanent home; Working in the new Printing Bureau; Printer's Pride or Boodle Bureau?; A New Era - Composition by Machine; A HANSARD Service Unequalled in any part of the world; Into the Twentieth Century, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: IMPRESSIONS: Stories of the Nation's Printer - Early Years to 1900 / Produced for the Occasion of the Centennial of the Queen's Printer for Canada (includes a history for the HANSARD Service )

Author Name: Aach, Hana K / Produced for the Occasion of the Centennial of the Queen's Printer for Canada (the Printing Bureau ), Message By Norman Manchevsky

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario, Ottawa, ON: Canadian Government Publishing Centre, siupply and Services Canada, 1990, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

ISBN Number: 0660121107

ISBN Number 13: 9780660121109

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Good (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 142857

Keywords: IMPRESSIONS: Stories of the Nation's Printer - Early Years to 1900 / Produced for the Occasion of the Centennial of the Queen's Printer for Canada (includes a history for the HANSARD Service )