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XIXth century ornamented types and title pages.

Nicolete Gray

XIXth century ornamented types and title pages.

by Nicolete Gray

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Published by Faber and Faber limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Title pages.,
    • Type and type-founding -- Great Britain -- Specimens -- Bibliography.,
    • Type and type-founding -- Great Britain -- Specimens.,
    • Printing -- Great Britain -- Specimens.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBibliography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ250.A2 G7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 7-213 p.
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6380738M
      LC Control Number38038808
      OCLC/WorldCa2001581

      Winner of the Guardian First Book Award: a groundbreaking reassessment of English cultural life in the thirties and forties. In the s and s, while the battles for modern art and modern society were being fought in Paris and Spain, it seemed to some a betrayal that John Betjeman and John Piper were in love with a provincial world of old churches and tea shops. (London: Faber & Faber, ), which was originally published as XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages (London, ); and on American ones, Rob Roy Kelly, Author: Michael Twyman.

      THE old Eighteenth Century lay a-dying, after a comparatively calm and prosperous life. In its infancy, William of Orange brought peace to the land, besides delivering it from popery, brass money, and wooden shoes; and, under the Georges, civil war was annihilated, and the prosperity, which we have afterwards enjoyed, was laid down on a broad, and solid basis. The best books published during the 18th century (January 1st, through December 31st ). A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

      One early inked marginal annotation. Pages gently age-toned, with intermittent minor foxing to margins; final leaf with small paper flaws in lower margin. An attractive copy of an interesting and significant volume. () A 16th-Century Tour of Italy — Venice Is an Island Alberti, Leandro. Descrittione di tutta l'Italia & isole pertinenti. xixth century ornamented types and title pages. First Edition; pp. (last 3 blank); 8 plates, 32 illusts., chart of ornamental types, index; original cloth; a very.


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XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages,by Nicolette Gray.⤴ “Cicero” is an old unit of measure in typefounding and. Gray's XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages is in copyright both in the UK and the US.

However, the brief snippets extracted here for the purpose of identifying types in her catalog are, I believe, within the limits of Fair Use. As such they is not licensed here under the Creative Commons license governing the rest of this page.

Anthony Bessemer ( – or after ) was a British engineer and industrialist, who spent large portions of his life in the Netherlands and France before returning to live in London and son was Sir Henry Bessemer, the inventor of the Bessemer process for steel manufacture.

Born in London, Bessemer moved to the Netherlands as a boy with his family. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: On cover: ABCD types. Edition of published under title: XIXth century ornamented types and title pages.

To learn about 19th-century display type trends in The United Kingdom, one must begin at Square One, publication of the meticulous research of Nicolete/Nicolette Gray: XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages (Faber and Faber Limited, London ).

More than three-quarters of a century has passed since her “bible” was published. Edition Notes Bibliography: p. Originally published in under title: xixth century ornamented types and title pages. Includes : The critique. As early as the Italian was being vilified in print.

In Typographia, Thomas Hansard called the type forms a contrivance and a “typographic monstrosity.”The condemnation continued well into the twentieth century. InA. Johnson called it a “freak type,” while inNicolete Gray, in 19th Century Ornamented Types, stated that the Italian was “a crude. XIXth century ornamented types and title pages, Faber & Faber, —.

‘Slab-serif type design in England –’, Journal of the Printing Historical Society, num / Handover, P. ‘Grotesque letters’, Monotype Newsletter, num —. ‘Letters without serifs’ Motif, number 6, Shenval Press, —. ¹Gray, N. (): XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages, pages / Faber and Faber Limited, London.

²Solo, D.X. (): Gothic and Old English. Author of Rossetti, Dante, and ourselves, Nineteenth century ornamented typefaces, A history of lettering, Lettering on buildings, Lettering as drawing, Lettering as drawing: contour and silhouette, Jacob's ladder, David Jones.

A Selection of type faces and borders suitable for book and display / issued by Craftsmen Type-setters, A handbook of printing types with notes on the style of composition and graphic processes used by Cowells; XIXth century ornamented types and title pages / Nicolette Gray.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more DOI: In Celtic and Medieval Alphabets [], Dan X. Solo illustrates the Nies version as Chappel Text#—not to be confused with the work of Warren Chappel [–], a US-born type and book designer.

Since the “genuine” ATF Chapel Text= Bauer/Conner Albion= Caslon Ecclesiastic has not been digitized for posterity, THP substituted this one.

Paintings of David Jones by Gray, Nicolete and a great selection of related books, A Bible Picture Book from Anglo-Saxon and 12th Century English MSS. Gray, Nicolete. Published by Faber, London () Used. XIXTH CENTURY ORNAMENTED TYPES AND TITLE PAGES. Gray, Nicolete. Published by Faber and Faber () Used.

Now I have been scouring my books, in particular Bartram’s The English Lettering Tradition from to the present day (Lund Humphries, ) and Nicolete Gray’s Lettering on Buildings (The Architectural Press, ) and XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages (Faber and Faber, ) and make the observation that what we have here.Gray in XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages as ‘aetherial’.

Outline letters had appeared before, in engravings, with a similar delicacy of line, but not in fonts. The varied line suggests substance, yet ironically the ‘shadowed’ sides have neither a consistent light source nor extrusion in the transition fromFile Size: 3MB.Gray, N.

(): XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages.* Faber and Faber Limited, London. N.B.: Cited as Gray throughout THP publications. Gress, E.G. (): The Art and Practice of Typography|A Manual of American Printing (Second Edition); Typography in the 19th Century, pages Oswald Publishing Company, New York.