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Specimens of printing types, ornaments, &c..

Sir Charles Reed & Sons.

Specimens of printing types, ornaments, &c..

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Published in London .
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Pagination[136]p. ;
Number of Pages136
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A fleuron (/ ˈ f l ʊər ɒ n,-ə n, ˈ f l ɜːr ɒ n,-ə n /;, for example, is a typographic element, or glyph, used either as a punctuation mark or as an ornament for typographic ns are stylized forms of flowers or leaves; the term derives from the Old French: floron ("flower"). Robert Bringhurst in The Elements of Typographic Style calls the forms "horticultural dingbats". Specimen of Printing Types. New York: G.B. Lothian, George Lothian, who learned his craft from his father Robert Lothian, became one of the most highly-respected American type founders of the nineteenth century. This particular catalog is one of the scarcest American type specimen books. THE GREEN BOOK OF TYPE. Containing Specimens of The Various Faces Both Ancient and Modern Available for Your Use at The Winston Press With Rules, Borders, Ornaments and The Like. And with Suggestions for their Effective Combination Edition: First Edition Book condition: Good Jacket condition: No jacket Book Description. A second major innovation of nineteenth-century type design were the antique faces, also known as _____, which convey a bold, machine-like feeling through slablike serifs, an even weight throughout the letters, and short ascenders and descenders. Vincent Figgins displayed a full range of antiques in his printing specimens.


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A specimen book of nineteenth-century printing types, borders, ornaments & cuts in the collection of Bowne & Co., Stationers. [Stephen O. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Fascim. reprint. Title on half title p. and spine: William Davison's New specimen. "Checklist of books printed by Davison"--Page Typography, type-founding and typeface design began as closely related crafts in midth-century Europe with the introduction of movable type printing at the junction of the medieval era and the itten letterforms of the midth century embodied years of evolved letter design, and were the natural models for letterforms in systematized typography.

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Signed by Kelly, Saxe, and Rachel Davis the printer. American Type Founders (ATF) was a business trust created in by the merger of 23 type foundries, representing about 85% of all type manufactured in the United States. The new company, consisting of a consolidation of firms from throughout the United States, was incorporated in New Jersey.

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Owen Jones (15 February – 19 April ) was an English-born Welsh architect. A versatile architect and designer, he was also one of the most influential design theorists of the nineteenth century.

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