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© 1997 – 5 December 2022

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 payment options:


•   Shipping/handling cost for Continental U.S.A. addresses: If ordering more than one book, shipping for the first book (via USPS Media Mail) costs between $5 and $9 and each additional book costs between $3 and $5, depending on weight and dimensions. For all other shipping options, email The Legacy Press.


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


•   When applicable, state sales tax will be added for purchasers who live in Michigan, Illinois, and New York. Non-profits are exempt from paying sales tax.


•   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 new book published from the point of signing up and into 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 U.S.A., individuals can also obtain The Legacy Press publications from Alan Isaac Rare Books,

Oxford, U.K.