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2 edition of Type specimen facsimiles found in the catalog.

Type specimen facsimiles

John Dreyfus

Type specimen facsimiles

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Published by Bowes & Bowes, Putnam in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Printing -- Specimens.,
  • Type and type-founding.

  • Edition Notes

    The specimens are in the form of separate sheets.

    Statementgeneral editor: John Dreyfus.
    ContributionsJohnson, A. F., Morison, Stanley, 1889-1967.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,23p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20282427M

    Gutenberg Bible - Pelplin copy One specimen of the printed and 48 surviving two-volume copies of the famous Gutenberg Bible is found in the seminary library of Pelplin in Poland. The valuable early printed book, also known as the Pelplin Bible, was printed between and in Gutenberg’s Mainz workshop. A Figure Specimen. 24 pp. × mm. Modern Extended on Rivoli. Printed on a Vandercook SP20 proof press. 30 copies sewn into printed card wrappers, price £ A type-specimen of all the matrices for Monotype figures held by the Press, and a companion to the Press’s Sign Specimen ().


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Type Specimen Facsimiles II: Reproductions of Christopher Plantin's Index Sive Specimen Characterum & Folio Specimen of C. Together with the Le Be-moretus Specimen, C. Hardcover – January 1, Format: Hardcover. Type Specimen Facsimiles Two book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for : 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/5(8).

Reproductions of Christopher Plantin's Index sive specimen characterum & folio specimen of C. together with the Le Bé-moretus specimen, c. [nos. Responsibility: General editor: John Dreyfus. Type specimen facsimiles. Toronto] University of Toronto Press, 19 (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Dreyfus.

Type Specimen Facsimiles. Reproductions of Fifteen Type Specimen Type specimen facsimiles book Issued Between the Sixteenth and Eighteenth Centuries.

Accompanied by Notes mainly Derived from the Researches of A.F. Johnson, Harry Carter, Matthew Carter, Netty Hoeflake & Mike Parker. With an Introductory Essay by Stanley Morison. Get this from a library. Type specimen facsimiles II, reproductions of Christopher Plantin's Index Sive Specimen Characterum& Folio specimen of c, together with the Le Be--Moretus specimen c.

[Christophe Plantin; Hendrik D L Vervliet; Harry Carter]. Extended title: Type specimen facsimiles II: reproductions of Christopher Plantin's Index Sive Specimen Characterum& Folio specimen of c, together with the Le Be--Moretus specimen c / with annotations by Hendrik D.

Vervliet and Harry Carter. Type Specimen Facsimiles II: Reproductions of Christopher Plantin's Index Sive Specimen Characterum & Folio Specimen of c Together with the Le Be-Mortus Specimen C VERVLIET, HENDRIK D.L., and CARTER, HARRY: Books - Author: HARRY VERVLIET, HENDRIK D.L., and CARTER.

Read the specimen book Trajan Sans A sans serif companion to Carol Twombly’s popular Trajan typeface, Trajan Sans is a fresh interpretation by designer Robert Slimbach. Gotham: Type Specimen Book. The objective was to create a well-designed, beautifully created type specimen book that tells the story of a typeface and helps understand the role of 40 pins.

This type specimen book from Parisian publisher Claude Lamesle features type that he purchased from the foundry of the Cot family in The Epreuves générales des caractères qui se trouvent chez Claude Lamesle is one of the oldest specimen books in the University of Delaware Library's type specimen collection.

Its contents contain an invaluable display of historic typefaces Author: Jesse Erickson. This is a well designed type specimen book displaying samples of type that was 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/5. This is a first attempt on my part to compile (and make available) a comprehensive list of wood type specimen catalogs that currently exists as facsimiles or digital copies that are freely or more readily accessible than the rare originals.

This compilation focuses exclusively on wood type manufacturers and their distribution partners and hopefully Type specimen facsimiles book move beyond the limited focus.

A high-quality digitization of the complete edition of the American Type Founders (ATF) Specimen Book. Considered by many to be the culmination of specimen printing, it is an important, and massive volume, documenting the culture of printing, advertising, and typography in the early 20th century.

- Explore hboone's board "Type Specimen Booklet", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Typography, Booklet and Typography design pins. Heldane Display’s Roman lowercase draws from van den Keere’s 2-line Double Pica Roman, reproduced in Type specimen facsimiles II.

The lowercase is arresting: dense, sharp and powerful. It’s elegant and classy without feeling fragile or haughty. In the context of the specimen book, it’s quite unique.

Get this from a library. The type specimen of the Vatican Press, a facsimile. [Tipografia poliglotta vaticana.]. Type Specimen Facsimiles: vol. 2, Reproductions of Christopher Plantin's 'Index sive specimen characterum' & folio specimen of c, together with the Le Bé-Moretus specimen, c (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, ) Rare Book & Manuscript Library - Reference Collection Folio.

"A facsimile (actual size) of Caslon s type Specimen Sheet." A large sheet folded once vertically and once horizontally.

Open it measures approx. 16 ¾ in. x 23 in. Dusting and a small closed tear at the bottom of the vertical fold. Aug 3, - Explore aloha's board "Type Specimen Books" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Typography, Books and Type pins. John Dreyfus, Type specimen facsimiles: reproductions of fifteen type specimen sheets issued between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries (London: Bowes & Bowes and Putnum, ) Posted by Sarah Werner 22 September 10 December Posted in The Collation Tags: printing, typography.

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Boston: Boston: Harpel, Oscar H. Harpel's Typograph or Book of Specimens Containing Useful Information, Suggestions and a Collection of Examples of Letterpress Job Printing Arranged for the Assistance of Master Printers, Amateurs, Apprentices. a type specimen sheet. On this sheet, we see a matched set of roman and italic typefaces, each in three sizes.

The roman (from largest to smallest, and from top to bottom) is in canon, double pica, and pica; the italic (zig-zagging from right to left to middle) is in double pica, great primer, and pica. Adobe Type Specimen books. type; Schriften finden Adobe Garamond. 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. A humanistic composition family designed by Adobe type designer. Commenting on the type specimen sheet of types ‘cut by the late Christoffel van Dijck, issued by the widow of Daniel Elsevier, Amsterdam, ’ (a sheet repoduced in Type Specimen Facsimiles,no.

12, and quite often elsewhere too), Updike wrote, ‘Most of these types are recognisable as Dutch by their sturdy qualities of workmanship, and, particularly in.

Genre/Form: Specimens: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rosart, Jacques François, Type specimen of Jacques-François Rosart, Brussels, Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry.

Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. 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/5. TYPE SPECIMEN BOOK, SUPPLEMENT NO.

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I can't recommend specimen books, facsimiles or reprints enough. Also, if you find cheap ephemera (postcards, needle packets, etc.) from the late 19th century, check the typography on the 'boring' side of the piece to see how printers worked in ornamentation. Chances are they bought it new and used it exactly as it was shown in the original on: N Ravenswood Ave Chicago, IL, United States.

In biology, a type is a particular specimen (or in some cases a group of specimens) of an organism to which the scientific name of that organism is formally attached.

In other words, a type is an example that serves to anchor or centralize the defining features of that particular older usage (pre in botany), a type was a taxon rather than a specimen. Many documents have appeared to further the historical discussion, from the series of Type Specimen Facsimiles (under the editorship of John Dreyfus from onward), to the exemplary Enschedé () & Plantin-Moretus () facsimiles edited by John Lane.

Some of the older facsimile works could be revisited with the new approach heralded by. Specimen books (in full: type specimen books) are the printed brochures or catalogs of type foundries and printers, offered to advertise the range and quality of type available.

They have been an essential part of the printing trade since soon after the invention of printing with movable metal type in the 15th century. The Display Roman minuscules are drawn from Van den Keere’s “Canon Romain”, reproduced from Plantin’s Folio Specimen in Type Specimen Facsimiles II.

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Each. 1. (TYPE SPECIMEN BOOK). Catalogue des Caracteres non-latins. Leiden: E. J. Brill, no date [], large quarto [ x "] printed wrappers. 28 leaves. An exceptionally rare type specimen catalogue from this Dutch publishing house E. J. Brill. The British Museum Catalogue references that it contains the Lord's Prayer in twenty-four.[ Font Sheets ] - [ Other Digital Products ] - - Facsimiles.

Current projects using exclusively Alter Littera's fonts include full digital reproductions of the line Bible (Johann Gutenberg, Mainz, ca. ), the Mainz Psalter (Johann Fust and Peter Schöffer, Mainz, ), and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra - Homenaje al Príncipe de los Ingenios españoles (Fundición Tipográfica .A high-quality digitization of the complete edition of the American Type Founders (ATF) Specimen Book.

Considered by many to be the culmination of specimen printing, it is an important, and massive volume, documenting the culture of printing, advertising, and typography in the early 20th century.