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Vandercook Presses: Maintenance, History and Resources
3rd Edition by Paul Moxon

This is the essential Vandercook reference book based on Paul Moxon’s popular “Vandercook Maintenance” workshops, with notes on significant models and competing presses. This edition is thoroughly revised with more than one hundred additional drawings, photographs, and data tables.

EditionPage countForewordGraphicsTablesBack Matter (pages)
First98 (xii, 86)Fritz Klinke12411Logo gallery (1), glossary (3), bibliography (2)
Second134 (xiv, 120)Gerald Lange21327Logo gallery (1), glossary (5), bibliography (2), index (5)
Third160 (xvi, 144)Basil Head33444Logo gallery (3), glossary (5), bibliography (4), index (5)


“Sections on how to repair your press will alone pay for the cost of the book over and over again….. An absolute must for the professional library, and the crème de la crème of press manuals.”

Gerald Lange, from the Foreword to the second edition


Organizations that hold this title:

Alabama, University of Longwood UniversityScripps College Press
Albion CollegeMackenzie Printery & Newspaper MuseumSignal-Return
American Philosophical SocietyMassachusetts College of Art and DesignSilver Buckle Press
Arizona, University of Minneapolis College of Art & DesignSmith College
Arizona State UniversityMississippi, University ofSmithsonian Institution Libraries
Arkansas-Fort Smith, University of Minnesota Center for Book ArtsSociety of Northern Alberta Print-Artists
The Arm LetterpressMississippi State UniversitySouth Street Seaport Museum
The Armory Center for the ArtsMontserrat College of ArtSoutheast Missouri State University
Art Academy of CincinnatiMorgan Conservatory of PaperSouthern Illinois University—Carbondale
Auburn UniversityMount Allison UniversitySouthwest School of Art
Baltimore Print StudiosMuseo Biblioteca La Casa del LibroSt. Bride Library
Bowling Green State UniversityMuseum of PrintingState Library of Victoria [Australia]
BookWorksNewberry LibraryStevenson University
California, University of, Los AngelesThe Ohio State UniversitySwarthmore College
California State University at FullertonOhio UniversityTampa Book Arts Studio
Carnegie Mellon UniversityOld Dominion UniversityTexas Woman's University
The Center for Book ArtsOntario College of Art and DesignThompson Rivers University
Charles Adams Studio ProjectOregon, University of Towson University
Cleveland Institute of ArtOregon College of Art & CraftTransit Residency
College for Creative StudiesOtis College of Art and DesignUniversity for the Creative Arts, Farnham
Columbia College Book & Paper CenterNebraska, University of Wisconsin, University of
Columbia UniversityNevada, University ofVanderbilt University Library
Copper Country Community Arts CouncilNotre Dame, University of Virginia Arts of the Book Center
Dartmouth CollegePenland School of CraftsVirginia Commonwealth University
East Carolina UniversityPraire Center of the ArtsWashington County [Oregon] Cooperative Library
em spacePratt InstituteWashington University
Emily Carr UniversityThe Printing Museum, HoustonWatkins College of Art
Evanston Print & PaperPurdue UniversityWells College
Florida State UniversityRare Book SchoolWhitman College
The FlynstituteReed CollegeWMU Frostic School of Art
Genesee Center for the Arts & EducationRichmond, University of Western New York Book Arts Center
Hamilton Wood Type MuseumRingling College of Art & DesignWomen's Studio Workshop
Hatch Show PrintRobert Blackburn Printmaking WorkshopYale University
Hartford, University of Rochester Institute of TechnologyZygote Press
Iowa, University of Rollins College
James Madison UniversityRyerson University
Kennesaw State UniversitySalt & Cedar
Kimmel Harding Nelson CenterSalthouse Press
Kent State UniversitySan Francisco Center for the Book
Library of CongressSchool of the Arts Institute of Chicago

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