Florilegium Typographia. A Culling of Matrix Fonts for Line-Casting Machine Setting: a Printer's Bouquet of Types.

By: Richard J. HOFFMAN

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LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies. SIGNED BY RICHARD HOFFMAN on the colophon. 8vo. 213 x 148 mm. 154, [2] pp. Text printed in black and various colors with printer's specimens; text clean, unmarked. Quarter cloth, decorative paper over boards, gilt spine, no jacket as issued; binding square and tight, edges foxed. SIGNED by Richard Hoffman on the colophon. Very Good. This book is a visual demonstration of the fonts of type available at Richard Hoffman's printing office. Richard J. Hoffman began teaching the graphic arts in California in 1936. His last position was that of Head of the Journalism and the Graphic Arts Departments of Los Angeles City College. Hoffman served many years as Professor of Industrial Arts at California State University, Los Angeles.

Title: Florilegium Typographia. A Culling of Matrix Fonts for Line-Casting Machine Setting: a Printer's Bouquet of Types.

Author Name: Richard J. HOFFMAN

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Van Nuys, CA, Richard J. Hoffman: 1985

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: JC1P-53c

Keywords: Richard J. Hoffman, Florilegium Typographia, Matrix Fonts for Line-Casting Machine Setting, Printers Bouquet of Types