1845 to 2014
Everyone who loves books knows the name of Butler & Tanner, Britain’s oldest and foremost colour printer – established in Frome in 1845 and recently known as Butler Tanner & Dennis. This was the printer that Allen Lane went to in 1935 to print Ariel, the first Penguin Book.
Words by the gentle author (Spitalfields life).
Book Printers - Butler & Tanner – Bookbinders - Penguin Books