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American Wood Type 1828 - 1900: Notes on the Evolution of Decorated and Large Types The First And Most Authoritative History Of Wood Type In The United States Is Now Reissued In Paperback This Book Tells The Complete Story Of Wood Type, Beginning With The History Of Wood As A Printing Material, The Development Of Decorated Letters And Large Letters, And The Invention Of Machinery For Mass Producing Wood Letters The th Century Heyday Of Wood Type Is Explored In Great Detail, Including All Aspects Of Design, Manufacture, And Marketing, And The Evolution Of Styles Many Related Trades Interacted With Wood Type Production The Book Examines The Influence Of Lithography, Letterpress, Metal Plate And Wood Engraving, Sign Painting And Calligraphy, Poster Printing, And Type Founding Long Out Of Print, The Book Is Still Regarded By Scholars And Designers As An Invaluable Resource For A Rich Legacy Of Typographic Art More Than Specimens Of Wood Type Are Classified And Annotated, As Are Than Specimens Of Complete Fonts This Reissue Includes A New Foreword By David Shields, Design Curator Of The Rob Roy Kelly Wood Type Collection At The University Of Texas At Austin, Discussing The Renewed Interest In The Subject Since The Mid s As Well As Ongoing Research Into The History Of Wood Type


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6 thoughts on “American Wood Type 1828 - 1900: Notes on the Evolution of Decorated and Large Types

  1. says:

    Riporto la frase esatta di chi l ha ricevuto che cosa bellissima questo libro Penso non serva aggiungere altro per descriverlo


  2. says:

    One of my favorite books on typefaces, this wonderful reproduction gives us the history of wood type s evolution in styles as well as technology Mr Kelly did a wonderful job in collecting both samples of the lettering as well as the history that goes with them.My biggest wish was that there wa


  3. says:

    This book is a justifiable classic, and a must have for any typographer, type designer, lettering artist, or graphic designer It is also of great interest to anyone interested in American printing and design Wonderful book.


  4. says:

    Using for a class.


  5. says:

    A must have book for the typography that loves the history of wood type Rob Roy Kelly did excellent research in compiling this book.


  6. says:

    Excellent addition to my library Don t hesitate Buy it A good read and the reference book you want Don t know what I did without this.


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