Letter from a Danish Typographer

By: Carl Volmer Nordlunde (1888-1970)

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


LIMITED EDITION of 400 copies, printed at Nordlundes Bogtrykkeri, Copenhagen. 12mo. 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches. (86) pp. Illustrated throughout (some color), type specimens, printer's mark in brick-red on colophon; text clean, unmarked. Quarter brown leather, decorative paper over boards, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight, light rubbing to the leather spine. Muir Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. Laid in is a handsome bifold with C. Volmer Nordlunde's tribute to Paul Bennett; heavy toning at the outside of the fold. SFK519-1035. Very Good. Danish typographer C. Volmer Nordlunde discusses the typographer's sixth sense of proportion, and how Nordlunde acquired his own. Printed in Denmark for the Typophiles, but not in a Series.

Title: Letter from a Danish Typographer

Author Name: Carl Volmer Nordlunde (1888-1970)

Categories: Typophiles,

Publisher: New York, NY, The Typophiles: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: SFK519-1035

Keywords: Carl Volmer Nordlunde, Letter from a Danish Typographer, Typophiles, Muir Dawson, Nordlundes Bogtrykkerie