The scan of this catalog is a part of The Stephen O. Saxe Archive of Amatuer Press Catalogues. Its primary home is on The Internet Archive at:
The version hosted at the Internet Archive has a convenient read-online version, as well as versions for reading devices (all automatically derived from the uploaded PDF version). For a convenient online reading experience, go there.
The page here has copies of the two PDF files which are the original files uploaded to the Internet Archive (they are identical to the IA files; you don't need to download them from one source if you already have them from the other). It also has the original scans as full-resolution, lossless image files (which aren't present on the IA).
How to Print: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Celebrated Model Printing Press. (Philadelphia, PA: J. W. Daughaday & Co., circa 1880.)
Click on the icon at left for the 50% resolution (effectively 300dpi, RGB) version of the catalog as a PDF of JPEG images at a JPEG "quality" level of 75. This is 36 Megabytes.
Here it is at 100 percent (600dpi, RGB). This is a PDF of JPEG images at the default "quality" level of the conversion software used (minimum 90). It is 244 Megabytes: axe-daughaday-model-c1880-0600rgbjpg.pdf
Here are the original scans (presented as PNG image files, converted losslessly from the original TIF files). Each of these files is about 25 Megabytes, except the fold-out pages (identified by "composite" in their names), which are about 50 Megabytes each.
All of the amateur press catalogues scanned by Stephen O. Saxe and presented here are in the public domain. Their reprints here remain in the public domain.
This page, its text, its images, and its encoding, are all dedicated by their author to the public domain.
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