WorldCat Identities

McMurtrie, Douglas C. (Douglas Crawford) 1888-1944

Overview
Works: 1,358 works in 3,615 publications in 3 languages and 35,674 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Biography  Archives  Juvenile works  Catalogs and collections  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Translator, Composer, Contributor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Compiler, Photographer
Classifications: Z4, 002
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The book : the story of printing & bookmaking by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

126 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of printing and bookmaking. For other editions, see Author Catalog
The golden book : the story of fine books and bookmaking - past & present by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

31 editions published between 1927 and 1934 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invention of printing: a bibliography by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

31 editions published between 1942 and 1989 in English and German and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wings for words; the story of Johann Gutenberg and his invention of printing by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who developed the process of printing from moveable type in the fifteenth century
Some facts concerning the invention of printing, the five-hundredth anniversary of which will be celebrated internationally in 1940 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

22 editions published in 1939 in English and German and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gutenberg documents, with translations of the texts into English by Karl Schorbach( Book )

6 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jotham Meeker, pioneer printer of Kansas, with a bibliography of the known issues of the Baptist mission press at Shawanoe, Stockbridge, and Ottawa, 1834-1854 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

16 editions published in 1930 in English and German and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oregon imprints, 1847-1870 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

12 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book decoration by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

6 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabets; a manual of letter design by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

13 editions published between 1926 and 1943 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early printing in Tennessee, with a bibliography of the issues of the Tennessee press, 1793-1830 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

11 editions published in 1933 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overland to California in 1847 : letters written en route to California, west from Independence, Missouri, to the editor of the Joliet signal by Chester Ingersoll( Book )

19 editions published between 1847 and 1970 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overland to California in 1847 is an edited series of letters written en route to California, west from Independence, Missouri, to the Editor of the Joliet Signal between May 18, 1847, and August 29, 1848 by Chester Ingersoll. They have been edited for publication by Douglas C. McMurtrie with an introdutory note. Ingersoll was a reporter who documented with clarity and accuracy the condition of the 78 wagon wagon train, its splits, problems, travails and encouragements
A typographer's view of the photo-engraving industry : with some constructive suggestions for more effective cooperation with letterpress printers by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

9 editions published in 1941 in English and German and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disabled soldier by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

15 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Disabled Soldier, ' by Douglas C. McMurtrie, analyzes the obstacles and prejudices that confront disabled soldiers and their means of overcoming them
Type design, an essay on American type design with specimens of the outstanding types by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

5 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prostitution in Japan by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first printers of Chicago : with a bibliography of the issues of the Chicago press 1836-1850 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

14 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American type design in the twentieth century : with specimens of the outstanding types produced during this period by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

8 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher's advance excerpt from McMurtrie's American type design in the twentieth century
A specimen of Vanity Fair capitals by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

6 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vom amerikanischen Buckdruck und seiner Erforschung : zu Douglas C. McMurtries Pionierarbeit by M Debes( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Douglas Crawford McMurtrie Amerikaans grafisch ontwerper (1888-1944)

Douglas Crawford McMurtrie Typeface designer

Mac Murtrie Douglas C.

Mac Murtrie, Douglas Crawford

Mac Murtrie Douglas Crawford 1888-1944

MacMurtrie, Douglas 1888-1944

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MacMurtrie, Douglas C. 1888-1944

MacMurtrie Douglas Crawford

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Mc Murtrie Douglas Crawford 1888-1944

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McMurtrie, Douglas C. 1888-1944

McMurtrie, Douglas Crawford

McMurtrie, Douglas Crawford 1888-1944

Languages
English (409)

German (9)

French (1)