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Greek printing types 1465-1927

British Museum

Greek printing types 1465-1927

facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum 1927

by British Museum

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Published by British Museum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Type and type-founding -- Greek type.

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    Statementwith an historical introduction by Victor Scholderer.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21p. :
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14291652M

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Greek printing types facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum ; with an historical introd. by Victor Scholderer. by Pages: Greek printing types facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum Author: Victor Scholderer ; Bruce Rogers ; Frederic W.

Goudy Collection (Library of Congress) ; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection. Greek printing types Facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum - Douglas Stewart Fine Books. Thessaloniki: K. Mastoridis Publications, Quarto, publisher’s cream decorated stiff paper wrappers; xv, 66 pp, with an historical introduction by Victor Scholderer, an appreciation of Scholderer by Martin Davies, and a.

source: Greek Printing Types, Facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum, typeface: Porson Greek designer/punchucutter: Richard Porson, Richard Austin.

VICTOR SCHOLDERER/ Greek printing types facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum ROBERT PROCTOR/The Printing of Greek in the 15th Century Though a couple of these are on earlier greek fonts, as I mentioned, they formed the basis for the later ones.

Greek paperback edition Greek printing types, English hardback edition xmm, p, ISBN Reproduction of the British Library edition with additional texts by Martin Davies on Victor Scholderer, and John H. Greek Printing Types Facsimiles from an Exhibition of Books illustrating the Development of Greek Printing shown in the British Museum, with an Historical CIAMPINI, Giovanni Giustino.

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R.), some interpretations of Greek. Greek printing types Facsimiles from an exhibition of books illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum Thessaloniki: K.

Mastoridis Publications, This essay focuses on the development of Greek types in early printed books in Europe. It examines and compares the most distinct models of Greek typefaces cut in the late 15th and early 16th century. The purpose of this study is to provide a context.

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“History of Greek Typography" stands a step above other books on the history of Greek printing types because of the number of its reproductions -some of them extremely rare.

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He was also the designer of Monotype’s New Hellenic in which finally unsettled the dominance of Porson in England.

Fun fact about New Hellenic: it was used in abecedaries for nearly three decades in : Peter Gurry. Julius Victor Scholderer Geborengestorben in Aberystwyth. Arbeitete im Britischen Museum als Bibliothekar/Archivar von bis New Hellenic Literatur: Greek printing types,Facsimiles from an Exhibition of Books Illustrating the development of Greek printing shown in the British Museum He has authored the work Anthology of Greek Typography (University of Crete Press, ), the textbooks Lettering (Greek Open University Press, ) and Flexography (Greek Open University Press, ) and he has translated into Greek the works of: Robert Bringhurst, Elements of Typographic Style (University of Crete Press, ), Victor Scholderer, Greek Printing Types, (Typophilia, Title: Lecturer at Technical Educational.

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