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Dreyfus, John

Overview
Works: 261 works in 572 publications in 3 languages and 6,709 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Poetry  History  Domestic fiction  Biography  Novels  Bibliography  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Compiler, Other, Director, Recipient, Publishing director, Correspondent, Translator, Speaker
Classifications: PR4746, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Dreyfus
William Morris and the art of the book : with essays on William Morris, as book collector by Paul Needham( Book )

18 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Type specimen facsimiles by John Dreyfus( Book )

29 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into print : selected writings on printing history, typography and book production by John Dreyfus( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Nonesuch Press by John Dreyfus( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical typography in the computer age : papers presented at a Clark Library seminar, 27 February 1988 by Hermann Zapf( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of Jan van Krimpen : a record in honour of his sixtieth birthday by John Dreyfus( Book )

23 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to Philip Hofer on certain problems connected with the mechanical cutting of punches by Jan van Krimpen( Book )

10 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A typographical masterpiece : an account by John Dreyfus of Eric Gill's collaboration with Robert Gibbings in producing the Golden Cockerel Press edition of "The Four Gospels" in 1931 by John Dreyfus( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La chose imprimée( Book )

22 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in French and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sous forme de dictionnaire alphabétique. Environ mille articles variant entre 100 et 1000 mots, avec notes explicatives, références et renvois à d'autres articles du dictionnaire. Chaque entrée est accompagnée du terme anglais correspondant. Intercalés dans l'ensemble, onze articles essentiels (d'environ 30 pages chacun): Le processus de lecture (F. Richaudeau) - Historique: cinq siècles d'imprimerie (J. Dreyfus) - Les caractères typographiques (N. Barker) - L'illustration (G. Blanchard) - La mise en page du livre (A. Wilson) - La mise en page du journal (H. Evans) - La mise en page des imprimés publicitaires (F.H.K. Henrion) - La préparation de la copie (F. Baudin) - L'imprimerie chez soi (L. Cahierre) - L'imprimerie industrielle (L. Cahierre) - Les prix de revient des imprimés (Y. Pesez)
Jude the obscure by Thomas Hardy( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jude Fawley's aspirations to the dignity and rewards of life are continually thwarted by tragic obstacles of fate
Four lectures by T. J Cobden-Sanderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Caxton and his quincentenary by John Dreyfus( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omoo by Herman Melville( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A failed mutiny lands the narrator in a Tahitian jail where he and his companion, Doctor Long Ghost, are treated with curiosity and kindness. After their eventual release, the two embark on a series of adventures as they work at odd jobs, view traditional rites and customs on the island, and contrive an audience with the Tahitian queen. Thought-provoking, humorous glimpses of a vanished 19th-century world in the South Seas
Themes in aquatint by Colin Franklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man of property by John Galsworthy( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel: In chancery. Series statement inferred from vol. 2
The poems of John Keats by John Keats( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents all of the English poet's verse, including his sonnets and odes, the allegorical romance "Endymion," and the five-act poetic tragedy "Otho the Great."
The poems of W.B. Yeats by W. B Yeats( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspects of French eighteenth century typography : a study of type specimens in the Broxbourne Collection at Cambridge University Library by John Dreyfus( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gambler, Bobok [and] A nasty story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories in this volume demonstrate Dostoyevsky's genius for fusing caricature, irony and the grotesque to create a powerful dark humour. Jessie Coulson's introduction examines the personal and financial dramas that influenced Dostoyevsky
Pygmalion ; and Candida by Bernard Shaw( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Into print : selected writings on printing history, typography and book production
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Alternative Names
Dreyfus, J. G.

Dreyfus, J. G. 1918-2002

Dreyfus, J. G. (John G.)

Dreyfus, J. G. (John G.), 1918-2002

Dreyfus, John G. 1918-

Dreyfus, John G. 1918-2002

Dreyfus, John Gustave 1918-

Dreyfus, John Gustave 1918-2002

John Dreyfus bibliographe, typographe, historien de l'imprimerie

John Dreyfus historiador británico

John G. Dreyfus Brits historicus (1918-2002)

John G. Dreyfus englischer Druckhistoriker und Typograph

Languages
English (157)

French (21)

Dutch (1)