London, United Kingdom, Macmillan. 1972, First Edition. Cloth with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "StanleyMorison,1889-1967, English typographer and journalist. Morison was typographical consultant to Cambridge University Press and editor of the Fleuron from 1926 to 1930. He was typographical adviser (1929-44) to the London Times and designer of a new format and a new typeface called Times Roman. In 1945, Morison became editor of The Times Literary Supplement." CONDITION Red bds with crisp Gilt title (fresh and unworn) pp 566 with 30 b/w illus and photo plates (tight and veryy clean copy, not inscribed) Original DJ is fresh with 2 tears and a small piece missing bottom rear, price clipped. Overweight. Fine/Very Good.
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Keywords: British Typographer, Typographic Theoretician and Type Designer Bibliography