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New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1922. tall 4to. gilt stamped black cloth. (ii), 44, (2) pages. Second edition. Exlibris with markings. Rubbed along extremities. Typeset by Bertha Goudy at the Village Press. READ MORE about THE ALPHABET, FIFTEEN INTERPRETATIVE DESIGNS DRAWN AND ARRANGED WITH EXPLANATORY TEXT AND...
Price: $40.00 Order nr. 72717
New Rochelle: The Myriade Press, 1978. small 8vo. Paperback. 285+(1) pages. This book is not only Goudy's autobiography, but it is the most complete record to date of his typographic contribution, which has had a major worldwide effect. First published in 1946 as one of the Typophile Chapbooks XIII and XIV, entitled A HALF-CENTURY OF TYPE DESIGN AND TYPOGRAPHY, this second edition is available as the student and professional typographer's working tool, as well as..... READ MORE about GOUDY'S TYPE DESIGNS, HIS STORY AND SPECIMENS
Price: $14.95 Order nr. 47020
With Comments on the Invention of Typography, The First Types, Legibility and Fine Printing.
Berkeley: University of California Press, (1977). small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. xix, 170, (2) pages. With Comments on the Invention of Typography, The First Types, Legibility and Fine Printing. Reprint of the 1940 edition. Illustrated. A fine copy. From the Thomas M. Whitehead Collection of Books About Books. READ MORE about TYPOLOGIA, STUDIES IN TYPE DESIGN & TYPE MAKING
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 1515
Revised and Enlarged with many Full-page Plates and other Illustrations Drawn & Arranged by the Author.
New York: Dover Publications Inc., 1963. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (xii), 101 pages with 27 full-page plates at the end. Revised and Enlarged with many Full-page Plates and other Illustrations Drawn & Arranged by the Author. Reprint of the revised and enlarged edition. Combines two books with revisions. With a history of lettering and examples of 15 forms of each letter. Near fine. READ MORE about THE ALPHABET AND ELEMENTS OF LETTERING
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 17140
Mittineague, MA: Mittineague Mills, Strathmore Paper Company, n.d. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, top edge cut, other edges uncut. unpaginated. Introductory comments by Goudy. A selection of Old Stratford Book Papers. Covers tanned at edges and lightly soiled. READ MORE about OLD STRATFORD BOOK PAPERS: A FEW SPECIMEN PAGES AND AN INTRODUCTORY NOTE ON FINE PRINTING
Price: $50.00 Order nr. 133961
Muscatine, IA: The Prairie Press, n.d. small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, top and bottom edges cut, some fore edges deckled. (10) pages. First edition, limited to 290 numbered copies. Includes excerpts from writings by Mr. Goudy and comments taken from letters to Earl English. Published for a lecture given by Mr. Goudy at the Iowa State University School of Journalism in november of 1944. Contains Alexander Stern's print of Mr. Goudy. Typeset in Forum, Mediaeval..... READ MORE about NOTES ON LEGIBILITY
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 57092