WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 1,325 works in 3,269 publications in 4 languages and 34,292 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Biography  Archives  Catalogs and collections  Juvenile works  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Translator, Composer, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Photographer
Classifications: Z4, 002
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The book : the story of printing & bookmaking by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

108 editions published between 1937 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden book : the story of fine books and bookmaking -- past & present by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

25 editions published between 1927 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of printing in the United States; the story of the introduction of the press and of its history and influence during the pioneer period in each state of the Union by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

24 editions published between 1924 and 1974 in English and German and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1942 and 1989 in English and German and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 465 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 )

17 editions published in 1939 in English and German and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 263 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 )

9 editions published in 1930 in 3 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book decoration by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

5 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 224 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 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 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 )

8 editions published in 1933 in English and German and held by 212 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 )

17 editions published between 1847 and 1970 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These letters, which Chester Ingersoll sent to the Joliet Signal, cover Ingersoll's overland trip to California. He includes many details about the journey including miles traveled each day, road and weather conditions, difficulties with the animals, the interaction with other travelers, the various historic sites along the trail, the equipment needed for the journey, and the Sioux Indians which he met at Fort Laramie. These typescripts are the copies edited by Douglas C. McMurtrie for publication in 1937
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 )

5 editions published in 1941 in English and German and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prostitution in Japan by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

3 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pacific Typographical Society and the California gold rush of 1849 : a forgotten chapter in the history of typographical unionism in America by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

11 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneer printing in Montana by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1933 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disabled soldier by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

14 editions published between 1919 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth century North Carolina imprints, 1749-1800 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

5 editions published in 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 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 )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Douglas Crawford McMurtrie Typeface designer

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