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TYPE SPECIMEN. ULLMER (Frederick). Specimens of Types, Borders, and Ornaments, kept in stock by Frederick Ullmer, (late F. Ullmer and Son,) 15, Old Bailey, London.1851

[London: Frederick Ullmer, 8vo, [2], 7, [1], 83 leaves printed on recto only (of which 5 are printed in colours), embossed stamp to title-page, cont. embossed cloth, new endpapers, recently rebacked, title stamped in gilt on upper cover. An extremely rare and early specimen book from this London printing firm, it comprises of a 8 page price list followed by specimens of new jobbing, book, and fancy founts. Not listed on Copac, however a copy is held at the St Bride Library; OCLC adds copies at Newberry Library and the University Library of Amsterdam. Gray, Nineteenth Century Ornamented Typefaces, p. 192.

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