Order Nr. 131420 MANUALE TIPOGRAFICO DEL CAVALIERE. Giambattista Bodoni.

MANUALE TIPOGRAFICO DEL CAVALIERE.

  • (Köln (Cologne), Germany: Taschen, 2010).
  • 4to.
  • cloth
  • variously paginated

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Order Nr. 131420

Text in Italian. A fine copy. A 2010 reprint of the 1818 edition of Bodoni's classic Manual of Typography. Edited by Stephan Füssel, who contributed an essay in an accompanying booklet housed in a pouch on the back pastedown. Illustrations of specimens throughout text. The booklet includes a translation into English of the foreword by Bodoni's widow and the preface by Bodoni himself. It also includes a glossary and a bibliography.