[pre-printed letterhead] THE GARDEN CITY PRESS LTD. LETTERPRESS PRINTERS BOOKBINDERS STATIONERS LETCHWORTH : HERTS
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[*paper 1/12/0 per Rms.[?] 3000 copies 176 pp = 16 1/2 Rms[?] [illeg. character] 30 x 40 @ 1/12/0*]
The Hogarth Press,
29th June, 1944.
We have pleasure in submitting the following specimen and price for your approval. Your further instructions will receive our immediate attention.
"Jacob's Room" Uniform Edition size 4.9/16 x 7 to make approximately 176 pp inclusive of 4 pp prelims. [preliminary pages]
Composing 10/11 pt. Garamond 21x 35.1/2 ems [?] overall, all matter run-on.
@ per 32 pp £16. 7s. 6d.
Machining from type 176 pp on paper supplied to printer in reduced quad crown.
2,000 £25. 12s. 6<5>[?]d.
2,500 £28. 5s. 0d.
3,000 £30. 17s. 6d.
Yours faithfully, | THE GARDEN CITY PRESS LTD. | L S [signature]
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