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Italic Way to Beautiful Handwriting, Cursive and Calligraphic

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The Italic Way to Beautiful Handwriting is your key to mastering the Italic hand quickly and simply----minutes a day will do it. A step-by-step, trace-and-copy manual, it shows how to develop the handwriting you would really prefer---legible and beautiful, yet characteristically your own.

What is Italic handwriting? It was developed in early Renaissance as a "speedwriting"
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Paperback, 113 pages
Published July 1st 1977 by Collier Books (first published October 1st 1974)
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Stefanie
I liked this one slightly better than the other handwriting manual only because there is more explanation about why some letters can be connected and others can't and why it is a good thing to lift your pen while writing. I also found it more encouraging to the learner in developing a personal style. And he talks about adding small flourishes and gives examples to practice with. The actual practice exercises in this book are not as good as the other one though.
Penny
best calligraphy instruction that I have ever come across for the Italic hand....
Leslie
This is my eternal primer for all my calligraphy students. Elegantly simple, hard to find at times, but worth it.
Alejandro Caycedo
The basics are well covered. This book expanded my appreciation for calligraphy.
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