A collection of about 40 essays reflecting upon the personality and career of typographer, Hermann Zapf, including one by Zapf himself. Text is in German and English. Illustrated, some in color. Presentation from Zapf on second blank page "For Carl Schlesinger, with best regards, Hermann Zapf." 251, 2 pages. cloth.. 4to..
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Book Description London: Wynkyn de Worde Society; & Offenbach: Bund Deutscher Buchkunstler, 1989. 4to, (180x190mm), 254p. numerous illustrations in colour & monochrome. Original cloth, corner tips very lightly bumped. A festschrift in honour of Hermann Zapf with contributions by Max Caflisch, Will Carter, John Dreyfus, Philipp Luidl, Giovanni Mardersteig, Hans Schmoller, Sigfred Taubert, Adrian Wilson and others. HEAVY BOOK, overseas customers please note that this title weighs more than the 1 kg packed average on which postage charges are based, email us through the 'Ask the bookseller a question' option for delivery options and additional charges. Bookseller Inventory # 6868
Book Description London: The Wynkyn de Worde Society, 1989. Imp. 8vo. Pp. 254. Numerous illusts. Orig. cloth, very slightly marked in places, otherwise excellent. Bookseller Inventory # 1552
Book Description The Wynkyn De Worde Society, London, England, 1989. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 000148