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By purchasing books, you ensure that our efforts to publish award-winning books about the book arts can continue.


If youd like to help even more, click here to download a list of our books that you can give/email to your local library along with your request to them to purchase copies.


Also consider setting up a Standing Order to automatically receive all The Legacy Press titles at a 25% discount.


Click here for information about how to make a tax-deductible donation to The Legacy Press

© 1997 – October 2021

The Legacy Press

Ann Arbor, Michigan USA


The Legacy Press


Books about the Printing, Paper, and Bookbinding Arts

Purchasing Books

•   The Legacy Press handles all orders personally, and so please send your order or any questions to the email below and include your shipping address. Once your order is received, you will be sent an invoice with details of the cost of the book(s) and s/h, as well as the payment options:


•   Shipping/handling cost for Continental USA addresses: If ordering more than one book, shipping for the first book (via USPS Media Mail) costs between $6 and $8 and each additional book between $2 and $4, depending on weight and dimensions. For all other shipping options, email TLP.


•   Qualifying students, retailers/wholesalers, libraries, schools, universities, and non-profit institutions receive a discount. To find out more about discounts, email:



•   Standing Order (SO): To ensure that you will automatically receive a copy of every book as soon as it is published by The Legacy Press, you may sign up for a Standing Order. All SO customers receive a 25% discount off the retail price. All SO customers may also receive a 25% discount on any other TLP books already published. Please note that setting up a Standing Order obligates you to purchase at least one copy of every book from the point of signing up and in the future. (FYI: The Legacy Press publishes between 3 and 5 titles a year.) For more information and to set up a SO, email:

U.K. and Europe purchases

As an alternative to purchasing books from the USA,

 individuals can also obtain The Legacy Press publications

from Alan Isaac Rare Books, Oxford, U.K.