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Published in New York .
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  This is a well designed type specimen book displaying samples of type that were available from V&M Typographic in the s. The displays are of their metal type library and should prove helpful to anyone interested in the selection of type from large typographers at that time. There is a one line sample of each face at the beginning of the book. Anyone interested in type in the pre-digital /5(8). Specimens of 38 of the finest type families in the world are brought together in Typographic Specimens: The Great Typefaces, making it an invaluable reference tool for graphic designers, editors. THE NEW WESTERN TYPE BOOK: ANALYSED PAGE SPECIMENS OF MONOTYPE, LINOTYPE AND INTERTYPE FACES AND VIP PHOTOSET TYPEFACES AVAILABLE AT WESTERN PRINTING SERVICES. North Pomfret, VT: Hamish Hamilton, (). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. xii, pages. New revised edition. Table of contents, acknowledgments, foreword by John Ryder, explanation . This book offers a connoisseur's overview of typeface design, exploring the most elegant fonts from the history of publishing. Taken from a distinguished Dutch collection, this exuberant two-volume edition traces the evolution of the printed letter via exquisitely designed catalogs, showing type specimens in roman, italic, bold, semi-bold Reviews:

TYPE SPECIMENS SHOWING EXAMPLES OF TEXT TYPOGRAPHY FOR FINE BOOK PRINTING, ADVERTISEMENTS & OTHER PUBLICITY LITERATURE. New York, NY: Press of A. Colish, n.d. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. unpaginated. Foreword. Type faces offered by the Colish firm. Wrappers sunned along edges, chipped at edges. Lacking paper cover label. Internet Archive BookReader Printing type specimens, comprising a large variety of book and jobbing faces, borders and ornaments. New Wave. Multiple Owners k k. Iconique Serif - Free Font Futura Specimen Book. Vicki Qian. 88 k. Didot Type Specimen. Chelsea Rebelo Castro. 30 k. DA_itype. Multiple Owners. k. Morion Typeface & Specimen. The Designers Foundry. k. Fraktine Typeface - Typographic Specimen. Lucas Maniez. 22 88 — — Big. According to Annenberg, the New England Type Foundry existed in Boston from - He notes that few, if any, original designs where created there and that for the most part their faces were “borrowed” by duplicating matrices from other foundries. There is a reference on Google to a book titled Specimens of Printing Types from the New England Type Foundry (Hardbound) that is no longer .

Image 5 of Specimens of type faces in the United States Government printing Office. r Preface It is our purpose to make this edition as comprehensive as possible, for either printer or author, and arrange same so that any effort in fact¬ finding as to type. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. First edition. Octavo. 29 pp. illustrated. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered cover. VG, page edges toned, else clean & unmarked, top of spine lightly rubbed. Published to fill the gap while the company's new type specimen book was in preparation. This compact Index of Type Faces contains different faces and sizes. Get detailed information about Adobe Type specimen books before you buy them. Adobe Type Specimen books. A contempory typeface family based on the roman types of Claude Garmond and the italic types of Robert Granjon. Arno. Inspired by the past, but distinctly contemporary in both appearance and function. Brioso. New Zealand; Southeast. Typography: Type Specimen Book This type specimen book was designed as part of the MS Communications Typography 1 class at Pratt Institute NYC. It showcases the history, form and characteristics of the Garamond font family while incorporating quotes and an essay by P.G. Wodehouse pins.