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For the Love of Letterpress: A Printing Handbook for Instructors and Students

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Awarded an American Graphic Design Award of Excellence by Graphic Design USA in 2014

Conveying the authors' love of the letterpress process and product, this book covers everything you need to know to create beautiful work. Beginning with the technology and history of type and the printed page, it continues with the fundamentals of measurement, terminology and the lay of th
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Paperback, 160 pages
Published October 10th 2013 by A&C Black Visual Arts
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I found this book to be outstanding, on many levels; frank and matter-of-fact in its approach to instruction, it thoroughly inspires and encourages comraderie, creative brainstorming and improvisation in solving various problems that tend to arise in the practice of letterpress printing. I always looked forward to reading it; the images and ideas stayed with me between readings. The wide range of visual examples are quite beautiful and meaningful to understanding the range of what has been done, ...more
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