An Approach to Type / by John R. Biggs

An Approach to Type / by John R. Biggs

Books


REF.TS.0062
135 p. illus. 26 cm
1962
John R. Biggs
New York
A type specimen book that also introduces the reader to the study of type. With sections on size, legibility, classification, rules, and paper. Specimens include Albertus, Bembo, Centaur, Imprint, and Perpetua, among others. With black-and-white illustrations and facsimiles, a bibliography (p. 51-53), and a glossary (p. 133-136).