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Public Lettering: Script, Power, and Culture

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Public lettering in all its forms—official inscriptions on
buildings, commercial graphics, signs, epitaphs on tombstones,
graffiti—is a fixture of urban life. In Public
Lettering, Armando Petrucci reconstructs the history of
public writing in the West and traces its social functions
from the eleventh century through the modern period.

Taking the city of Rome as a case study, Pe
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published November 1st 1993 by University Of Chicago Press
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