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A Visual History of Typefaces and Graphic Styles by Tholenaar, Jan (2009) Hardcover

Explore the evolution of typeface design through a stunning collection of font catalogs from the mid-19th to mid-20th century. This Dutch selection showcases the most exquisitely designed specimens of roman, italic, bold, semi-bold, narrow, and broad typefaces, along with characters, borders, ornaments, and decorations. From sumptuous Victorian fonts to intricate window-dresser letters, discover the works of influential designers like Eric Gill, Jan Tschichold, and Adrian Frutiger across two must-see volumes.
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