For the Love of Letterpress

For the Love of Letterpress: a Printing Handbook for Instructors and Students, was written and designed by Martha Chiplis and Cathie Ruggie Saunders. First published in 2013 by Bloomsbury LLC, the expanded and revised second edition was published in August 2019.

Cover, second edition For the Love of Letterpress, 2019.

Cover, For the Love of Letterpress, 2013.


First edition Title spread, photograph by John Dunlevy


First edition Chapter 5: Relief Matrices opening



Read more about For the Love of Letterpress on Bloomsbury’s site.