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Author Name    Kitty Maryatt, et al.

Title   Out of Sorts.

Binding   Paperback

Book Condition   Collectible: Like New

Type   Paperback

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Claremont, CA: Scripps College Press, 2012

Seller ID   OYC512-1

LIMITED EDITION of 103 copies, this is number 67. Designed and produced by the students in the Typography and Book Arts Class at Scripps College in Spring Term, 2012. 4to. 12 x 9 inches. Unpaginated. [32] pp. Illustrated throughout with moveable type designed and carved in cherry wood by the class and printed in various colors; text clean, unmarked. Text block consists of folded sheets attached together on one edge to form a large accordion-fold, it is housed in a clear smoked acrylic box open on one edge. Fine. Wood type carved into cherry and digitized by the students, who named it NeoSchmidt in honor of lettering artist Hans Schmidt whose prints they studied. Text printed in metal 12 point Gill Sans, printed on gray Rives BFK. "The experience of designing a typeface and manufacturing it in class proved time-consuming, painstaking, exhilarating, and ultimately rewarding." Kitty Maryatt.

Kitty Maryatt, Scripps College Press, Typography and Book Arts Class, Out of Sorts, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Letterpress, Artist's Book

Price = 250.00 USD



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