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Types of the De Vinne press

specimens for the use of compositors, proofreaders and publishers.

by De Vinne Press.

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Type and type-founding -- United States -- Specimens

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ250 .D48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., 449 p.
      Number of Pages449
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6989566M
      LC Control Number07033604
      OCLC/WorldCa3831722

      Apache/ (Ubuntu) Server at Port Theodore Low De Vinne & Co. In conjunction with the wonderful exhibition “The Dean of American Printers: Theodore Low De Vinne and the Art Preservative of All Arts,” currently on view at the Grolier Club in New York City, a tour was held of the landmark De . De Vinne was born at Stamford, Connecticut, and educated in the common schools of the various towns where his father had pastorates. He developed the ability to be a printer while employed in a shop at Fishkill, New York. He worked at the Newburgh, New York Gazette, then moved to New York City.


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The De Vinne Press Building, located at Lafayette Street at the corner of East 4th Street, in the NoHo district of lower Types of the De Vinne press book, New York City, is a brick structure, built in and designed by the firm of Babb, Cook & Willard in Romanesque Revival style.

Architect: Babb, Cook & Willard. Excerpt from Types of the De Vinne Press: Specimens of the Use of Compositors Proofreaders and Publishers These specimens show that Types of the De Vinne press book present collection of printing types, some in large but others in limi ted quantities, which have been diligently gathered from leading foundries of this country and Europe to please the tastes of many customers, has received and is receiving a generous Author: De Vinne Press.

De Vinne, Theodore Low, Notable printers of Italy during the fifteenth century: illustrated with facsimiles from early editions and with remarks on early and recent printing / (New York: De Vinne Press, ), contrib. by Bruce Rogers (page images at HathiTrust) De Vinne, Theodore Low, Types of the De Vinne press book practice of typography.

About this Item: De Vinne Press, Condition: Good. Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. De Vinne Press. Types of the De Vinne press. New York, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: De Vinne Press.

OCLC Number: Description: 3 preliminary leaves, pages frontispiece, illustrations 25 cm. Internet Archive BookReader Types of the De Vinne press; specimens for the use of compositors, proofreaders and publishers.

Types of the de Vinne Press: Specimens for the Use of Compositors, Proofreaders and Publishers Hardcover – by De Vinne Press (Author) See all 19 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: De Vinne Press. De Vinne types Below is a verbatim reproduction of what Mac McGrew writes about the De Vinne types.

De Vinne types were designed and named for Theodore L. De Vinne, one of the most prominent American printers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. DE VINNE, Theodore Low PERSONAL: Born Decem in Stamford, CT; died Febru ; son of Daniel (a Methodist circuit rider) and Joanna Augusta Low De Vinne; married Grace (Brockbank).

Education: Attended public schools in Catskill, Amenia, and White Plains, NY. CAREER: Francis Hart & Company, New York, NY, printer and partner; De Vinne Press, founder.

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Image courtesy of the Grolier Club. “ The Dean of American Printers: Theodore Low De Vinne and The Art Preservative of All Arts, ” is on view through April 26 at the Grolier Club, 47 E 60th.

The Practice of Typography: A Treatise on the Processes of Type-making, the Point System, the Names, Sizes, Styles and Prices of Plain Printing Types Theodore Low De Vinne Century Company, - Graphic design (Typography) - pages. The roman and italic printing types in the printing house of Theodore L.

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De Vinne & Co., 12 Lafayette Place; Moxon's Mechanick exercises; or, The doctrine of handy-works. Whole Number 15 (Volume 8, No. 1) Journal of the American Printing History Association, original seriesLily Chia-jen Kecskes, Chinese Ink and ia Smith, Longevity and Legibility: Two Types from the De Vinne Press and How They Have e Fraser, Underground Printing in Europe, – An Historical SElliot S.

Isaac (reviewer), Gary. Grolier Club: The etched work of Whistler: illustrated by reproductions in collotype of the different states of the plates / ([New York]: The Grolier Club of the City of New York: The De Vinne Press, ), also by Edward G.

Kennedy, Royal Cortissoz, and De Vinne Press (page images at HathiTrust). The conditions of printing that favor easy reading are plain types, clear print, and freedom from surprises.

Any peculiarity in the letters or in their arrangement that turns aside the reader from following the written thought is a surprise and an annoyance.” (from Types of the De Vinne Press, ). This is an original, and very rare publication from master printer Theo.

De Vinne, "Historic Printing Types".A Lecture Read Before the Grolier Club of New York, Seller Rating: % positive. The Plimpton Press year book; an exhibit of versatility - Plimpton Press () The practice of typography - a treatise on the processes of type-making, the point system, the names, sizes, styles and prices of plain printing types - T.

de Vinne () The printed book - Aldis, Harry The printed book - 5/5(3). Vinne Press, surviving as such until De Vinne pioneered in developing typographic style, as a type designer, a historian of printing and printing types, an adapter of new technology to fine printing, and an educator of the printing trade.

Making use of contemporary sources and De Vinne's writings and printing, this article examines De. TYPES.

New York: De Vinne Press,miniature book ( x cm), original leather, decorative gilt stamp-ing on spine and boards, all edges gilt. xv, 96 pages. $ (Bradbury, De Vinne Press 1). Called by Bradbury “an example of typographic excellence,” using. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of De Vinne Press Bkp Cu Banc books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. A printing press would not be needed until the types were made, which it appears were not even then ready.

The fact that Gutenberg, Dritzehen, Dünne, and Sahspach worked apart is proof that the proposed printing office was not furnished—that the men were making tools, and the tools were probably moulds and : Theodore De Vinne.

The roman and italic printing types in the printing house of Theodore L. De Vinne & co. by De Vinne, Theodore Low,De Vinne Press. () bkp CU-BANC. Share your thoughts Complete your review.

Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. A jewel of a book, part of a series of four volumes written by De Vinne collectively titled “The Practice of Typography” (; many reprints), all of which are terrific (the others are Correct composition, Modern method of composition, and A treatise on title-pages).

Note Chapters 1, 2, and 3, which deal with type making and type. The roman and italic printing types in the printing house of Theodore L. De Vinne & co. The state of the trade, Title-pages as seen by a printer: with numerous illustrations in f.s.

and some observations on the early and recent printing of books. Types of The De Vinne Press. stran - 8,4 MB. Books of type specimens. Comprising a large variety of superior types, rules, borders, galleys, printing presses, electric-welded chases, paper and card cutters, wood goods, book binding machinery etc., together with valuable information to the craft.

Specimen of Type &c. in use by J. Davy & Sons at the Dryden Press. London: De Vinne. The Roman and Italic Printing Types in the Printing House of Theodore L. De Vinne & Co. New-York: De Vinne Press, De Vinne. Types of the De Vinne Press. Specimens for the Use of Compositors, Proofreaders and Publishers.

NY: De Vinne Press, In the late nineteenth century, poster houses specialized in letter press display materials, and wood and metal types were used together freely in the design of handbills, posters, and broadsheets.

Designers had access to a broad range of type sizes, styles, weights, and novel ornaments, and the design philosophy was to use it all. Chicago University Press, Manual of Style; T. De Vinne Correct Composition (The Century Company); Horace Hart, Rules for Compositors and Printers (Oxford University Press); George McLane Wood, Extracts from the Style-Book of the.

One of the movement’s leaders was Theodore Low De Vinne, whose importance in the development of modern American printing is not generally acknowledged.

Press device of the De Vinne Press, Hofstra University Special Collections. The De Vinne Press (‐). Theodore Low De Vinne (‐) was a leading innovator of. Books by genre: Nonfiction. Nonfiction is a genre which is entirely based on real facts.

It can be full, complete story or just some notes of eyewitness about a concrete action. Types of the De Vinne Press; Specimens for the Use of Compositors, Proofreaders And Publishers The Book-Hunter in Paris: Studies Among the Bookstalls And the.

Clarendon, VT: The Microbiliophile,page viii) Although this publisher is mentioned in the forward to the Bradbury work, it is a much earlier publisher than the miniature book fine press movement that is the bulk of the Miniature Fine Press and Artists’ Books. About this Item: De Vinne Press, Hardcover.

Condition: Fair. First edition. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. 1st edition. No dust jacket. wear to edges internally good dulled gilt titled spine green cloth.

Seller Inventory # BBI Image 1 of The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come Contributor: Frederic W. Goudy Collection (Library of Congress) - Bunyan, John - Rhead, Louis - Century Company - Haweis, H. (Hugh Reginald) - Rhead, F.

(Frederick Alfred) - Rhead, G. Woolliscroft (George Woolliscroft). The first attempt to supply this great deficiency was made by August Bernard, in the disquisition published at Paris, in the yearunder the title, De l’origine et des debuts de l’imprimerie en Europe.

His was the first book in which the printed work attributed to Coster and Gutenberg was critically examined from a typographic point of. ISO: De Vinne Press Archive ISO: Ampli-Type ISO: Printing Motif Glasswear ISO: Elizabeth Glover/Matthew Daye printing press ISO: Coffee table book ISO: Lead in Vintage Books ISO: the Smell of a Ramage ISO: Upcharging for Italics ISO: Typewriter Paper, Circa Your great comments got me to thinking that I have a very old De Vinne Press type specimen book burried in my library.

I went in there and dusted it off and sure enough I have a like-new copy of “The Roman and Italic Printing Types in the Printing House of Theodore L. the invention of printing. a collection of facts and opinions.

descriptive of. early prints and playing cards, the block-books of the fifteenth century, the legend of lourens janszoon coster, of haarlem, and the work of john gutenberg and his associates.

illustrated. with fac-similes of early types and wood-cuts. by theo. de vinne. The Third Edition of that book from PDF. Types pdf the De Vinne Press. Specimens for the Use of Compositors, Proofreaders and Publishers (NY: De Vinne Press, ). Archive link. PDF. Notable Printers of Italy during the Fifteenth Century ().

Biography .If you have some additional questions about this book before your purchase Anonymous - Old Faces of Roman and Medieval Types: Lately Added to the De Vinne Press Name * Email * Message * Send × Subscribe. Receive 10% discount on your next purchase.Ebook Vinne press requested a plainer display face than was then in use from Central, and the face was suggested to them by Mr.

J. A. St. John. The De Vinne press made suggested changes to the design, and these were probably implemented by Werner with .