Fregi e Majuscole Incise e Fuse da Giambattista Bodoni: A Bodoni Keepsake

Fregi e Majuscole Incise e Fuse da Giambattista Bodoni: A Bodoni Keepsake

by Eleanor Garvey (Afterword)

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Overview

This is a facsimile edition of Giambattista Bodoni’s first type specimen, “Fregi e Majuscole” of 1771, two copies of which were given to the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts of the Houghton Library by William Bentinck-Smith, Class of 1937.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780976492511
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 05/31/2005
Series: Houghton Library Publications , #34
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 4.50(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Eleanor Garvey is a former Curator of Printing and Graphic Arts at the Houghton Library, Harvard University.

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