Typographica 14

By: Spencer Herbert (edited by)

Price: £45.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue/red/white maroon decorated paper wrappers with inner flaps, slightly edge rubbed, but overall very good covers, but with some re-gluing of the spine. Stapled binding. Not clipped. Original price 7s 6d. Contents EXCELLENT. No previous owner names or marks inside. An Important Journal of Typography and the Visual Arts, founded and edited by Herbert Spencer. (40 pages including adverts and covers) , full of b/w illustrations, with some colour and colour blocking, etc, and colour to the ads. This issue covers: - The Publication of Gaberboccus Press; Two German Presses; Bibliography of the Grillen-Presse; Bibliography of the Eggebrecht-Presse; Books for Typographers; Sandberg's Experimenta Typografica; Old-Fashioned Types and New-fangled Typography; Resume francais des textes. Undated, but 1957/1958 date from internal evidence = "(Penrose Annual) Volume 52 1958 to be ready in April ". "For the emerging generation of designers attending art school in the 1950s, the path-finding design and visual arts magazine Typographica was an education in itself. Its boundary-blurring, sumptuously tactile pages, printed on contrasting papers, brought together printing history, avant-garde experiments with type and image, and documentary photo-essays about the city and street." . Quite scarce. See Images. ; An Occasional Review of Typography and the Graphic Arts; 4to 11" - 13" tall

Title: Typographica 14

Author Name: Spencer Herbert (edited by)

Categories: Private Presses. Printing. Typography, Architecture. Art. Crafts,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries,: 1957

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 119650

Keywords: Typographica 14 By Herbert Spancer . (editor). 1958 An Occasional Review Of Typography And The Graphic Arts. This Issue Covers: - The Publication Of Gaberboccus Press; Two German Presses; Bibliography Of The Grillen-presse; Bibliography Of The Eggebrecht-presse; Books For Typographers; Sandberg's Experimenta Typografica; Old-fashioned Types And New-fangled Typography; Resume Francais Des Textes. Undated, But 1958 Date From Internal Evidence = "(penrose Annual) Volume 52 1958 To Be Ready In April .