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Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print

Stanley Morison

Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print

by Stanley Morison

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


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StatementStanley Morison ; edited by DavidMcKitterick. Vol.1.
ContributionsMcKitterick, David.
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Open LibraryOL13971160M

Stanley Morison is the author of A Tally of Types ( avg rating, 12 ratings, 1 review, published ), Four Centuries of Fine Printing ( avg rati /5(2). Manuscript Circulation and/vs. Printed Book Production (and the gradual shift from oral/aural to literate-print-silent-reading conventions of performing literature) What you are reading on your screen is a product of technological developments in the s which created the first significant change in the way we acquire written information.

HISTORY. Book History published its first volume in , under the joint editorship of Ezra Greenspan and Jonathan December , the Council of Editors of Learned Journals selected Book History as “Best New Journal” of the year. The awards committee praised its “impressive range” and “sustained engagement with the subject,” and predicted “real staying power on the.   Selected Essays on the History of Letter-forms in Manuscript and Print 2 Volume Set. Stanley Morison. 18 Mar Paperback. US$ Add to basket. 12% off. The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain. David McKitterick. 13 Apr Hardback. US$ US$ Save US$ Selected Correspondence. D.B. Updike. 01 Dec

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Selected Essays on the History of Letter-forms in Manuscript and Print 2 Volume Set by STANLEY MORISON, EDITED BY DAVID MCKITTERICK and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The collection, first published inspans a period of forty years. It includes essays on letter-forms in manuscript and in print, beginning with those published in The Flueron in the s, on typefaces in sixteenth-century Italy, on the development of Latin script, on the history of learned presses and on the typography of newspapers.4/5(1).

These two volumes bring together the majority of Stanley Morison's most lasting essays. Many of them, pioneering in their day, are now classics in their field.

The collection, first published inspans a period of forty years and includes essays on letter-forms in manuscript and in print. Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print by Morison, Stanley, ; McKitterick, David.

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Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print by Stanley Morison. 3 Want to read; Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Eng.], New York. Written in EnglishPages: Morison (Stanley). Selected Essays on the History of Letter-Forms in Manuscript and Print, 2 volumes, 1st edition,Cambridge University Press, numerous black & white facsimile illustrations, uniform original cloth in dust jackets & slipcase, spine lightly rubbed, large 4to, together with Chaucer (Geoffrey), The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, a facsimile of the William Morris Kelmscott.

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Print, Manuscript and the Search for Order. by McKitterick, David and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Petrarch was one of the few medieval authors to have written at any length on the handwriting of his time; in his essay on the subject, La scrittura, he criticized the current scholastic hand, with its laboured strokes (artificiosis litterarum tractibus) and exuberant (luxurians) letter-forms amusing the eye from a distance, but fatiguing on closer exposure, as if written for another purpose than to be read.

Selected Essays On The History Of Letter Forms In Manuscript And Print by Stanley Morison (Editor) avg rating — 0 ratings — published Stanley Morison, Selected Essays on the History of Letter-forms in Manuscript and Print‎, page But, unlike his posterity, Hercolani did not carry this sort of pleasantry too far, and his book remains a splendid specimen of the late chancery hand distinguished by decorative treatment of the ascenders and descenders and a discreet.

In "The Origins of the Newspaper," Selected Essays on the History of Letter-Forms in Manuscript and Print, Ed, D. McKitterick, D. () English historian of printing Stanley Morison argued that on the basis of "format" rather than frequency and function, the Relation should be classified as a newsbook because it was issued in book format.

Carolingian minuscule or Caroline minuscule is a script which developed as a calligraphic standard in Europe so that the Latin alphabet of Jerome's Vulgate Bible could be easily recognized by the literate class from one region to another. It was developed for the first time, circa ADby a Benedictine monk of Corbie Abbey (about kilometres (93 mi) north of Paris), Alcuin of York.Here is a PDF of blank manuscript paper that can be printed out.

It has 12 staves on it. A4 12 staff blank manuscript. For larger space between staves, here is a PDF with 10 staves.

A4 10 staff blank manuscript. When more staves are required on a pages (e.g. for sketches etc.), here is an A4 sized page with 18 staves.

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