(Alembic Press)

6-Line Wood Letter Alphabets.

Marcham, Oxford: Alembic Press, 1995-1997. Six volumes, each (28)pp. One of 100 numbered copies. Titles include: Old Style Italic Type Designers, Playbill Type Faces, Round Serif Typefounders, Sans Condensed Typographic Words, Winchester Type Casting, and Sans Bold Italic Parts of the Press. Each little book highlights a different type face, featuring associated words with the appropriate letters of the alphabet. For example, "C" is for caslon, or in the case of volume one, "G" is for Eric Gill and "J" for Edward Johnston. Each volume's alphabet is printed in a different color, with the printed wrappers corresponding in color scheme. Very fine in a marbled slipcase. (2 by 2 3/4; 51x70mm). Item #30265

Price: $250.00

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