Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use

By: Daniel Berkeley Updike (1860-1941)

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FACSIMILE REPRINT of the second edition. 2 Volumes. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/8 inches. xl, 292 pp.; xvii, 326 pp. 367 illustrations; text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers, perfect bound; binding square and tight, shelf wear. Previous owner's name written in pen on first end-page of Volume 1. Very Good. This history of printing types by an expert in the field traces the development of types over five centuries. Daniel Berkeley Updike was an American printer and designer. He and his Merrymount Press were known for their clean and beautiful designs, and set the standard for both commercial and fine printing in twentieth-century America.

Title: Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use

Author Name: Daniel Berkeley Updike (1860-1941)

Categories: Typography,

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1980

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: OG914-026a

Keywords: Daniel Berkeley Updike, Printing Types Their History Forms and Use, Typography