Early Type Specimens in the Plantin-Moretus Museum: Annotated Descriptions of the Specimens to circa 1850.

By: John A. Lane (b. 1955).

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FIRST EDITION. 4to. 11 1/4 x 8 5/8 inches. 344 pp. 12 figures, indexes; text clean, unmarked. Bright Navy cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, light use wear. Very Good. This the first detailed catalogue of the Plantin-Moretus Museum's type specimens, one of the world's richest collections. They include types by Garamont, Granjon, Van den Keere, Briot, Van Dyck, Kis, Fournier, Rosart, Gillé, Didot and many others.

Title: Early Type Specimens in the Plantin-Moretus Museum: Annotated Descriptions of the Specimens to circa 1850.

Author Name: John A. Lane (b. 1955).

Categories: Typography,

Publisher: Newark, DE:, Oak Knoll Press,: 2004

ISBN Number: 1584561394

ISBN Number 13: 9781584561392

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: CH814-269

Keywords: John A. Lane, Early Type Specimens in the Plantin-Moretus Museum Annotated Descriptions of the Specimens to circa 1850, Typography