Graphic design (Typography)--History, Printing--History, Type and type-founding--History
Chronicles the history of type and printing in two volumes. Volume One (this volume) includes a section on the history of printing, with separate sections on type originating in fifteenth century Germany, Italy, France, Holland, Belgium, Spain, and England. Also includes sections chronicling the evolution of type from the sixteenth through the nineteenth centuries in Germany, Italy, and France. Third edition.