Typeforms: A History

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British Library, 2007 - Caractères d'imprimerie - 128 pages
A successor to An Atlas of Typeforms, this title includes nearly 75 different types typography in their original metal forms. By including photographs of architectural and vernacular forms of lettering, it explores the correlation between the printed letterform and its parallel form in sculpture, engraving and other public spaces.

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Introduction
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A brief history
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Alan Bartram is a book designer and the author of many graphic design titles.

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