The Fall of ATF: A Serio-Comedic Tragedy.

By: Theo Rehak.

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Printed by Rich Hopkins at the Pioneer Press, designed by Jerry Kelly. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 inches. 109 pp. Photographic illustrations throughout; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped dark green cloth, photographic end papers, color illustrated dust jacket; binding square and tight. Fine. Theo Rehak is a typefounder, one of the few remaining craftsmen in the field of metal typefounding, the last person to be trained at American Type Founders before their 1993 bankruptcy. He is the author of Practical Typecasting and the Fall of ATF. In 1994 Rehak founded the Dale Guild Type Foundry, purchasing a significant portion of ATF equipment at the firm's liquidation auction.

Title: The Fall of ATF: A Serio-Comedic Tragedy.

Author Name: Theo Rehak.

Categories: Printing History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: N.P.:, Privately Printed,: 2004

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Seller ID: SF713-18

Keywords: Theo Rehak, The Fall of ATF A Serio-Comedic Tragedy, Typographic history, american typefoundery, Muir Dawson