ZILVERTYPE, 15 POINTS. CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN J.F. VAN ROYEN AND S.H. DE ROOS ON THE DESIGN OF THE ZILVERTYPE, 1914-16. Sjaak Hubregrse.

ZILVERTYPE, 15 POINTS. CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN J.F. VAN ROYEN AND S.H. DE ROOS ON THE DESIGN OF THE ZILVERTYPE, 1914-16.

  • Amsterdam: De Buitenkant, 1994.
  • small 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers.
  • 132 pages.
  • ISBN: 9070386518

Price: $35.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 40362

First edition. Text in Dutch with summary in English. Based on the actual correspondence between Van Royen of the Zilverdistel Press and de Roos, the noted Dutch type designer. With an introduction by Jan Boterman, a complete type specimen of Zilvertype printed letterpress by Bram de Does and a contribution by Paul Hefting who describes Van Royen's work for PTT. Many illustrations.