Nobel type face, developed 1929-31 for Amsterdam and Intertype (Jaspert, Berry and Johnson 312-3). Includes Nobel Grotesque, classic and modern. Includes specimens and advertising samples in color. Distributed in England by John Meerloo of London. Wrappers soiled and a small tear at back of top edge along spine.
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ISHILL'S VAPORIUM: A COMPENDIUM OF THOUGHTS AND REFLECTIO...
by Ishill, Joseph
Limited to 100 numbered copies (Mendelsohn, "Oriole Press Checklist," American Book Collector, Jan.-Feb. 1975, 161). Frontispiece illustration of Goudy from etching by Alexander Stern. Dedicated to American type designer Frederic William Goudy. A collection of essays and excerpts, from various sources, honoring Goudy's work. Numerous woodcut illustrations and initials throughout.