Above: an example of the damage white ants (termites) can do to books.

A Baptist Mission Press Block Book dating from the early years of the 20th century.

‘On the extermination of bookworms (non-human species) and other pests’.

Below: an article published in ‘Service Forum’, a magazine for printers

and publishers of Christian literature in India; published and printed by

Baptist Mission Press, Calcutta in the 1950’s.

Edited by Norman Ellis.