DUTCH TYPES USED IN THE ENGLISH BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: 1911 - 1930.
DUTCH TYPES USED IN THE ENGLISH BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: 1911 - 1930.
DUTCH TYPES USED IN THE ENGLISH BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: 1911 - 1930.
DUTCH TYPES USED IN THE ENGLISH BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: 1911 - 1930.
DUTCH TYPES USED IN THE ENGLISH BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: 1911 - 1930.

DUTCH TYPES USED IN THE ENGLISH BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: 1911 - 1930.

(Hill Press).
  • Baltimore, MD: Hill Press, 2019.
  • 8vo
  • leather
  • (iv), vi, 44, (2) pages

Price: $590.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 134707

First edition limited to 60 numbered copies, of which this copy is one of 9 copies bound in full leather by the Don Rash of Boss Dog Press. This book seeks to establish the relationship between Dutch-inspired type faces and English prayer books. Essays included are 'Hendrik van den Keere: an Exceptionally Gifted Craftsman', by Guy Hutsebaut; 'Peter de Walpergen, His Training and Later Work in Oxford', by John A. Lane; 'Kis Types Resurrected, by Ronald Steur; 'Dutch Baroque Style Types and Their Revival, by Jerry Kelly; 'W. A. D.'s Initials for the Updike Prayer Book', by David H. Culbert; and 'Designing & Printing Prayer Books, by Stephen G. Heaver. Contains a subscribers list, table of contents, preface, introduction by Heaver, six tip-ins, doubl-page spread of Dutch types by Hendrik van den Keere, sources and acknowledgements, endnotes, and an errata page. Also included are eleven facsimile broadsides printed by Hill Press featuring examples of Dutch typefaces on English prayer books.