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Specimen of printing type

Specimen of printing type

from the letter foundry of James Ronaldson, successor to Binny & Ronaldson, Cedar between Ninth and Tenth Streets, Philadelphia

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Published by s.n.] in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Printing -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Specimens,
  • Type and type-founding -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 38834
    ContributionsRonaldson, James, 1768-1842
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[43] leaves
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16916836M
    LC Control Number87794572

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    George W. Jones's Caslon specimen of is similar. American Type Founders, Specimen Book. Includes Caslon samples on pages & American Type Founders, Specimen Book: complete digitisation, separate volumes (incomplete). Includes many examples of American releases of Caslon and sample settings in full-colour ry: Serif. All printers and book publishers during the time produced samples of their typefaces for publication in small specimen books. The most notable is from Pierre Simon Fournier whose details of the practices of book publishing, punch cutting and typography provided a historical reference for the development of the trades. He also developed a system of type measurement, which was further developed.

    Some type foundries offer specimen books, catalogs, brochures and posters. Some materials are free (you might have to register on the company’s Web site or send an email request). Others cost money, but are often well worth it – a comprehensive typeface collection catalog is a reference you’ll turn to again and again. Download and print.   Award-winning book designer Joel Friedlander, on his blog , also offers a review of several ebook formatting, layout and design options, as well as how to decide which one is right for you: Book Design & Page Layout Software: A Guide for DIY Authors.


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This book includes over a hundred specimens of historical typesetting, covering every age from the line Bible to the early 20th century.

The author took the unusual step of reproducing each specimen at % of its original size, even it it meant cutting one of the original pages short.4/5(2). Addeddate Identifier SpecimenOfPrintingTypes Identifier-ark ark://t81k3ps97 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Openlibrary OLMPages: the larger the book—which will result in a higher production price.

The type size used for “large print” editions is 14 points or higher. The optimum range for most typefaces is between points. It is also advisable to check type sizes by printing them out to read them, as they can appear larger or smaller when viewed on a computer File Size: 38KB.

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