Printed Ephemera: The Changing Use of Type and Letterforms in…

Printed Ephemera: The Changing Use of Type and Letterforms in English and and American Printing

London: Faber & Faber 1962

128pp, densely illustrated with b/w illustration and colour blocks. Large 4to. Very good with very good dust wrapper. A pioneering study by the influential typographic designer based at W.S. Cowell of Ipswich. Beautifully designed, this is still a key text on ephemera of all kinds, dating from the 16th to the mid-20th century. With several loosely inserted examples of printed packaging, dating from the 1970s. Ex libris bookplate of GS on front paste down.

Stock ID: 19843
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