Written in English
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I.M. Imprimit (printers (people)) Materials and Techniques. Printed ink on paper. Marks and inscriptions. Stamped with Theatre Museum, V.A.M. stamp. Dimensions. Height: 78 cm poster, Width: 52 cm poster. Object history note. Associated Production: On With the Show!, Entertainment Posters of the Two World Wars. As Ian Mortimer wrote in the elegantly produced eight-page A Short Notice from I.M. Imprimit about the Fate of the Types from the Curwen Press Following its Closure, and the Purchase of the Entire Composing Room Stock, May ( copies of which were printed for the American Typecasting Fellowship’s conference in June ), ‘The task of. "The Art of WoodType", is the most comprehensive book written on the subject in 50 years. Recalling the history of the alphabet evolving into . Wood Type has members. Discussions, info, manufacturing process and all things related to letterpress – wood type, tools, presses, and prints.
Proudly made in Vancouver, Canada, Woodtype signs are designed to give your space that cozy ambiance that welcomes you home every day with a warm glow. They’re completely customizable—the size, font, and colour are all up to you. Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. Welcome to Hamilton. Here, you can visit the world’s largest collection of type. Tour the type making equipment, take part in a class or event. Print from the museum’s vast collection. View our gallery’s current exhibit. Learn . Author of The Perfect King, The fears of Henry IV, The greatest traitor, The time traveler's guide to medieval England, Record Repositories in Great Britain, A short notice from I.M. Imprimit about the fate of the types from the Curwen Press following its closure and the purchase of the entire composing room stock, Woodtype at I.M. Imprimit, 'Antique' wood type at I.M. ImprimitWritten works: The Greatest Traitor. Thirty-three years after its most recent printing, Rob Roy Kelly‘s seminal book on wood type, American Wood Type: –, will finally be offered in newly printed page tome is being republished in paperback form by Matt Kelsey at the Liber Apertus Press in Saratoga, California. Kelsey informs me that the book is being printed digitally, on-demand, from high-resolution scans.
An incredible book with outstanding illustrations. It explores wood using a very distinctive framework: the categories of things we use wood for, or have used wood for. There are topics that receive very little coverage in most of the topical literature, things such as wooden gears and mechanisms, ships and transportation, treen and shoes, etc/5. OCLC Number: Notes: "Designed by Ian Mortimer and printed and produced by his press, I.M. Imprimit, London. The complete edition comprises a Solander box containing the 25 ornamented alphabets on 46 sheets, a title-page, a two-sheet Printer's Note, a two-sheet visual index, and this colophon; and a separate bound book, in a slip-case, with the introduction by James Mosley"- . WNY Book Arts Center is raising funds for Getting Wood(type)! on Kickstarter! We need to rescue wood type fonts from becoming eBay fodder Location: Buffalo, NY. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Ornamented types by Louis John Pouchée, , I.M. Imprimit in association with the St. Bride Printing Library edition, in English.