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Fregi e Majuscole Incise e Fuse da Giambattista Bodoni

Fregi e Majuscole Incise e Fuse da Giambattista Bodoni

A Bodoni Keepsake

ISBN 9780976492511

Publication date: 05/31/2005

This is a facsimile edition of Giambattista Bodoni’s first type specimen, “Fregi e Majuscole” of 1771, two copies of which were given to the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts of the Houghton Library by William Bentinck-Smith, Class of 1937.

Author

  • Eleanor Garvey is a former Curator of Printing and Graphic Arts at the Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Book Details

  • 80 pages
  • 4-1/2 x 8 inches
  • Houghton Library of the Harvard College Library
  • Afterword by Eleanor Garvey

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