Books and Printing; a Treasury for Typophiles
Good Press, 5 nov 2021 - 420 páginas
"Books and Printing; a Treasury for Typophiles" by Various. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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In fact, I am certain that the collector who learns to appreciate book-making details will find the greater pleasure: his knowledge becomes a part of him as prized items on his shelves never can; he will enjoy looking in books even more ...
... alphabetic system to these ancient ones is being partly completed by Sir Arthur Evans, who is compiling and analyzing Cretan characters and pre-Phoenician writing. The story, however, will probably never be told in its entirety.
These are questions that probably will never be answered satisfactorily. Many arguments and theories are advanced. We can, however, trace back with certainty a number of our letters to the Phoenician alphabet of 1000 B.C. Beyond this ...
... the Romans called it A (ah) and we call it A (ay), a sound it never possessed in Latin. B. Table of Contents The second letter of the alphabet represents a crude house, roughly outlined. After food, shelter is an important ...
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CHRISTOPHER SANDFORD Printing for Love
EDWIN GRABHORN The Fine Art of Printing
HOLBROOK JACKSON THE TYPOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM MORRIS
CARL PURINGTON ROLLINS American Type Designers and Their Work
THEODORE LOW DE VINNE The Old and the New A FRIENDLY DISPUTE
ADVENTURER WITH TYPE ORNAMENT
SOME TENDENCIES IN MODERN TYPOGRAPHY
CLELAND Harsh Words
W A DWIGGINS EXTRACTS FROM AN INVESTIGATION INTO
MR MCG MR A MR L
OSCAR OGG A Comparison of Calligraphy Lettering
EARNEST ELMO CALKINS The Book Job Print
G B S ANDR R C 18981948
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