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Stanley Morison.

Nicolas Barker

Stanley Morison.

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Morison, Stanley, 1889-1967.,
    • Type and type-founding -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Printing -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Type designers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Printers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ250.A2 B15 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination566, [16] p.
      Number of Pages566
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5460947M
      ISBN 100333131363
      LC Control Number73163477

      This is taken from Morison’s essay First Principles of Typography, which became in the decades that followed an industry manual of book typesetting standards, especially in America. By the s, Stanley Morison had acquired a remarkable depth of knowledge and experience in printing.


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The Tally is an account, historical, critical and functional, of the Pages: Stanley Morison, the creator of Times New Roman, is considered one of the most influential typographers of the 20th century. After becoming an editorial assistant at Edward Johnston’s magazine The Imprint, the self-taught typographer swiftly made a name for himself as a designer of books and typefaces.

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Ullman (), Charles Thomas Jacobi (,), Charles Whittingham (), Damasus I Written works: Pacioli's Classic Roman Alphabet. tags: Book arts, Graphic design, lettering, Monotype Corporation, Printing, Sans-serif, Stanley Morison, Times Roman, typographer Stanley Morison is one of the giants of 20th century English typography, a man whose influence is felt everywhere, no less than at the Monotype Corporation where he was typographical adviser for many years.

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Item Information. Condition: not specified. Price: The Typographic Book by Stanley Morison Book Description: Chicago: The University of Chicago, 4to. In slipcase. In fine condition in a fine dust jacket. Seller Rating: % positive. This is an edited extract of an essay by Stanley Morison first published in the book Printing The Times, Some Account of the Means of Production and Changes of Dress of the : Printing House Square, Newspapers differ widely from other printed matter and from each other, The Times widely from them is the essence of its nature to be used for reading, re.

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