Alan Isaac Rare Books

Type Designs – their History and Development


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Author: JOHNSON, A F

Published by: Grafton & Co (London, 1959)

8vo, vii, 184pp. 43 in-text figures. Two tone blue cloth quarter binding, gilt block design to board and gilt lettered to spine. Grey decorated d/w red lettered. Not clipped and in protective sleeve.

A study of typography from the viewpoint of design from its invention to the 19th century, fully illustrated. A very good, clean copy of the second edition.

Cat. ref.: 98