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Typewriters by Anthony Casillo
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it was amazing

Beautiful photos of 80 fantastic typewriters from 1874 to 1969 with a brief history of each; some the last of its kind. Anthony Casillo tells us how he became that accidental collector and how he acquired some of these vintage beauties. I personally fell in love with several. If you're a typewriter aficionado this is the book for you.
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November 22, 2017 – Shelved
November 22, 2017 – Shelved as: to-read
January 27, 2018 – Started Reading
January 27, 2018 –
20.0% "Beautiful photos of 80 vintage typewriters and their history, plus Tom Hanks' forward, "11 Reasons to Use a Typewriter." My favorite so far, a sleek, stainless steel, art deco, beauty from 1935, a Royal Deluxe; thought to have been the demo model."
January 31, 2018 – Finished Reading
January 2, 2019 – Shelved as: 2018-books-read

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Tony Casillo Toni,

Thank you for taking an interest in my book and the 1935 Stainless Steel Royal Deluxe typewriter. You have impeccable taste!

Tony Casillo

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