Specimens of type borders and ornaments, brass rule, wood type etc. by American Type Founders Company.

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Has supplement issued ca.1901.

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Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, &c. is a vintage volume with an established cultlike status within the bibliophile, typographic, and design ally published as a catalogue for William H. Page’s Connecticut wood type foundry— considered one of the best in the world—this type specimen book features elaborate display typefaces meant to announce 5/5(5).

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/ ([New York?]: American Type Founders Company, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Pony specimen book and price list / (Kansas City, Mo.: Great Western Type Foundry, ) (page images at HathiTrust).

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American Type Founders Company () Gothics and wood border. Hamilton Manufacturing Co. (Two Rivers, Wis.) ([]) Hamilton printing plant equipment / manufactured by Hamilton Manufacturing Company.

Specimens of Type, Ornaments and Borders, Brass Rules and Dashes, Business Cuts, Society Emblems, Initial Letters, Card and Billhead Logotypes, Newspaper Headings, Check Lines, and other Materials Necessary in the Printing Office.

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Book of Type Specimens. Barnhart Bros & Spindler. Chicago. Specimen Book and Catalogue Inland Type Foundry. Saint Loius. Specimens and Price List of Brass Type Borders, Ornaments and Brass Rule. American Type Founders & Co. A Book of Types Borders, Ornaments, H.C. Hansen Type Foundry.

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Letterpress: The Allure of the Handmade by David Jury. The Little Book of Letterpress by Charlotte Rivers. This is a first attempt on my part to compile (and make available) a comprehensive list of wood type specimen catalogs{1} that currently exists as facsimiles or digital copies that are freely or more readily accessible than the rare originals.

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(Sheffield): Specimens of Point Line Type: Borders, Ornaments, Brass Rules, etc. Canadian edition, Toronto. H.C. Hansen Type Foundry (Boston). A Book of Types, Borders, Ornaments, Brass Rules, Printing Materials & the like for Printerdom.

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[1]-[2]. Preamble: A curious Hamilton connection or the disappearing type design One of the first fonts of wood type cut commercially by J E Hamilton, and known still to exist, is curiously not at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. A 6-line cut of Hamilton’s No 14 (Antique Tuscan Expanded) is today part of the Rob Roy Kelly American Wood Type Collection at The.

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(Buffalo: American Type Founders, ), p. Florentine Old Style is notable for its abundance of alternate capitals (both in width and form), but Dwiggins’ lettering bears little resemblance to it beyond having wedge. A previously unrecorded Hamilton & Katz catalog Specimens of Holly Wood Type, Borders, Reglets and Furniture was donated to the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection in March, by William Andrews of the Challenger Press in Brockport, New York.

Before this new catalog came to light there were only two known and recorded Hamilton & Katz type specimen catalogs held in. Specimens of chromatic wood type, borders, etc. manufactured by Wm.

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[and] Catalogue of Printing Machinery and Materials, Wood Goods, etc. (Buffalo: American Type Founders Company, ) A digital version of this book, including the original page scans, is available at The Internet Archive. “Great Western Type Foundry.” The sub-title of the present specimen reads: “comprising a large variety of superior copper-mixed types, rules, borders, printing presses, paper and card cutters, wood goods, bookbinding machinery, etc.

together with valuable information on the craft.” Separate sections are devoted to ‘Job Type Specimens’;File Size: 1MB. In typography, italic type is a cursive font based on a stylised form of calligraphic handwriting.

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San Franciscvo-based foundry, est. This celebrated type was used privately for sixteen years and never released to the general trade. Specimens of Printing Types (, New York). Handy specimen book; specimens of type, borders and ornaments, brass rule, woodtype etc.

Catalogue of printing machinery and materials, wood goods, etc. American Type Founders. American Line Type Book. Borders, Ornaments. Price List, Printing Material and Machinery (ATF, ). Occasional Publication Num this modestly titled `hand-list' of typefounders' and printers' specimens is supported by appendices of works that draw attention to the type in which they are printed, works using the material of a name typefounder or punchcutter, specimens compiled for 'house' use, and specimens of engraved brass printers.

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.

TYPES AND BOOKMAKING, Containing Notes on the Books Printed Specimens of its Work, Types, Borders, etc. Anthoensen, Fred. Portland, 7 x x, pages plus inserts. Handy specimen book; specimens of type, borders and ornaments, brass rule, woodtype etc. Catalogue of printing machinery and materials, wood goods, etc.

Author American Type Founders Company. Published hese specimen sheets represent the wood type faces available in the Book Arts Workshop at the Dartmouth College Library. The collection was purchased in from the estate of Jack Lamb of Lebanon, New Hampshire, and is part of the holdings of letterpress type and illustrative cuts for use in the workshop.

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