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Specimen book of type and borders cast on point bodies [and] catalogue of printing materials.

R.H. Stevens & Co.

Specimen book of type and borders cast on point bodies [and] catalogue of printing materials.

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Published in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination[6],251,43p. ;
Number of Pages25143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19470302M

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Specimen book of type and borders cast on point bodies [and] catalogue of printing materials. by R.H. Stevens & Co. Download PDF EPUB FB2

User Review - Flag as inappropriate Title is misleading. Should add: “Supplementary Catalogue: New Type Faces, Borders, Ornaments, Brass Rule Produced by This Company Since the Publication of the American Specimen Book Of Type Styles, ” This scan is of poor quality, but it''s always useful for research to have another ATF catalog online!3/5(1).

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American Specimen Book of Type Styles: Complete Catalogue of Printing Machinery and Printing Supplies - Primary Source EditionReviews: 1. Specimen book of American line type faces: American point line, point body and point set. American Type Founders Company ([]) Specimen book of type: 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.

Book of type specimens. Comprising a large variety of superior copper-mixed types, rules, borders, galleys, printing presses, electric-welded chases, paper and card cutters, wood goods, book binding machinery etc., together with valuable information to the craft.

Specimen book. "Sixty thousand copies of this book were printed entirely from type and brass rules in the specimen printing department of the American Type Founders Company, Jersey City, N.J., U.S.A."--Page [1]. Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.

The type specimen book used a lot of squares to divide different content areas, it helped bringing out the geometric features of the type face. Maarten also used a modern take on the color choice used in the type specimen book, giving it a matte, modern yet playful vibe.

You can check out the type specimen book here and purchase the font here. Handy Specimen Book; Specimens of Type, Borders and Ornaments, Brass Rule, Woodtype Etc. Catalogue of Printing Machinery and Materials, Wood Goods, Etc by Daystrom, Inc at - ISBN X - ISBN - Andesite Press - - Hardcover.

Specimen book and catalogue by American Type Founders Company.,American Type Founders Co. edition, in English. Introduction. The American Type Founders Specimen Book and Catalog was the last comprehensive specimen book that ATF ever issued, and very nearly the last truly large specimen book ever issued by an American foundry.

There are some projects that need very much to be done but nobody seems to do them. Putting the ATF specimen book online is such Specimen book of type and borders cast on point bodies [and] catalogue of printing materials. book project.

Specimen book and catalogue, dedicated to the typographic art. [American Type Founders Company.] American Type Founders Company. Printing -- United States -- Specimens -- Catalogs. Type and type-founding -- United States -- Specimens -- Catalogs. helping you find library materials.

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- Explore Christian's board "Type Specimen Books" on Pinterest. See more ideas about specimen, books, type pins. Page of the American Type Founders Specimen Book & Catalogue, displaying the Christmas border as No.

13 in 24 points. I remembered that there was a discussion about Christmas borders and ornaments on the Briar Press website and was able to find it in the archive.

This led me to a digital copy of the American Type Founders (ATF. 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 s: 8. Title: Specimens of type, borders, ornaments, brass rules and cuts, etc.: catalogue of printing machinery and materials, wood goods, etc.

Year: Authors: American Type Founders Company. Cast on 24, 36, bo, 72 and gb Point body PER FONT 8. For other sizes of above series,see our Specimen Book of Wood Type. Sent on application. Type Specimen Book By NYC Student Victor Mathieux who writes: “As a student project we were asked to design a Type Specimen book that would showcase and celebrate a type family of our selection.

I chose to use ‘Caecilia’ which designed by Peter Matthias Noordzij and after his wife. To leverage this little fact, I decided to personify the type as a fun, seductive, and sophisticated woman.

The first volume is one of the major source books on the processes of making printing types in the era of the hand press. Volume two includes a comprehensive specimen of the types and ornaments of Fournier's own foundry, most of which he cut himself, and as such provides a record of one of the most remarkable personal achievements in the.

Specimens of printing types ornaments, borders, corners, rules, emblems, initials, &c. This edition published in by The Company in Philadelphia. The ATF Specimen Book and Catalogue is one of the finest type specimen books ever issued. It was also the last comprehensive specimen book put out by ATF.

It is a book of unique importance in the history of type, and a very good starting place for the study of type. As their name suggests, Geometric sans-serif typefaces are based on geometric shapes, like near-perfect circles and squares. Common features are a nearly-exactly circular capital "O", uppercase “N” vertices are sharp and pointed and a "single-story" lowercase letter "a".The 'M' is often splayed and the capitals of varying width, following the classical model.

Borders, ornaments, florets, and decorative characters cast on type-bodies are now made mostly in sizes based on the 6-point as the unit (6, 12, 18, point, and larger multiples), but 8-point, point, and point sizes are sometimes used.

A Specimen of Printing Types: Cast at Bell & Stephenson's Original British Letter Foundry, from Punches and Matrices Executed Under Their Direction.

By William Colman, Regulator, and Richard Austin, Punch-cutter, Bell & Stephenson. Shown in the last specimen issued by the foundry, Specimen of Two-Line Letter, Book and Newspaper Founts and Metal Rules and Border by Alexander Wilson and Sons, In the copy at St Bride Library, Alexander Wilson and Sons is struck out and replaced.

- Explore Linda Douglas's board "Type Specimen booklet" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Booklet, Typography, Specimen pins. American Type Founders (ATF) was a business trust created in by the merger of 23 type foundries, representing about 85% of all type manufactured in the United States.

The new company, consisting of a consolidation of firms from throughout the United States, was incorporated in New Jersey. ATF was the dominant American manufacturer of metal type from its creation in until at least. Sauna’s online specimen, designed by Underware, is actually part of a real book called Read Naked.

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The first appearance of the ‘Doric’ sans in all-capital form in Specimen of Printing Types by Henry Caslon, 1 of 3 Smoke proof of Caslon’s Doric No.

1, Nonpareil 2 Line, as cut by E. Boileau, c. Research update: Distribution of sans serifs in German-speaking foundries during the nineteenth century Posted on 13 April in: Nineteenth-century sans serifs, Research. Above: Four sizes of Grotesque, as seen in the Wilhelm Gronau foundry of Berlin’s catalogue.

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About this Item: Eastern Corp., Bangor, ME. Single sheet. Condition: Very Good. Group of 7 type specimen sheets, each x 11 in. and printed on card stock. A short background on the typeface and its designer is provided on each recto side.

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