Assorted letterpress equipment and books for sale

Ambrosi Printers accumulated a great variety of letterpress equipment during its 85 years in business. Here I will be posting photographs and articles about this equipment talking about its history, usage, importance to the industry and our shop, and its significance to our business. If you want to acquire these pieces, contact us as soon as possible as it will not be available for long.

Last Font of Wood Type

Assorted Items

Magnesium and other cuts

Papier-mâché newspaper flongs (mats) from 1930s (RARE as hen’s teeth)

Books- Letterpress Printing, Typography, Specimen Catalogues

Ludlow sticks

Many other items to follow



Letterpress equipment and books

Updated on 2015-02-06T00:18:45-06:00, by Ramb.