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And I understand that, well, for the most part it can unreadable in contrast to Times and Arial. I often scan and print out increased-size versions of these pages and trace them for lettering practice.

Tamsin rated it it was amazing Dec 27, What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Sep 24, Morgane rated it it was amazing. Lists with This Book. But a comprehensive collectionof the most beautiful classic faces, as well as the best new variations, has been missing until now. When was the last time a book on typography made you swoon? Customers who bought this item also bought. I first saw this book at a graphic fraktuur store. Ellen rated it it was amazing Nov 23, Rick Wagner rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Each Blackletter font is presented on a full page along with its complete alphabet, date of origin, the name of its designer, and its original foundry.


Delicious and satisfying with sudden cases of brain freeze. I rarely even use it myself. El Ogorodova rated it it was amazing Jun 25, Jim Sanderson rated it it was amazing Dec 17, Aksana B rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Princeton Smour Press; 1 edition September 17, Language: By the end of the Renaissance it had mostly been replaced by the typeface Latin Antiqua. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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It has been so well laid out, the colors, the style, the mood, it is truly exceptional work. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

I had this book in hands in a workshop whith Amelie Dhesse thhis week end and I can Say: In Blackletter, “Blackletters association with Nazi propaganda cast the type style as the black sheep of typography. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

I waited patiently and then saw it was on Amazon and I ordered it straight away. By the end of the Renaissance it had mostly been replaced by the ty When was the last time a book on typography made you swoon? The book is divided into the common classifications of black letter — Rotunda, Textura, Schwabacher and Fraktur — but where it really shines is in the chapters devoted to Modern and Contemporary versions, showcasing the revivals and interpretations by a new generation of type designers.


Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Bound like a King James Bible for font geeks and printed in contrasting black, white and shocking pink, it makes for a book that’s as much a gorgeous object as it is a handy and inspiring resource. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. On the facing page is a composition created from that font that explores the subversive beauty of this unique typeface. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

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Fraktur Mon Amour reproduces variations of Blackletter fonts, ranging from historical fonts to contemporary reinventions, in a sensuous, beautifully crafted, hot-pink prayer book-style catalog that is destined to become a fetish object for designers and type enthusiasts.

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