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Specimen book and catalogue, 1923 : dedicated to the typographic art

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American Type Founders Company
Specimen book and catalogue, 1923 : dedicated to the typographic art
Jersey City, New Jersey: American Type Founders Company, 1923
1148 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm

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Contents

[Cover] Specimen book and catalogue: 1923, pp. [unnumbered]-[2]

[Flyer from American Type Founders Co.]

[Title page] Specimen book and catalogue: 1923, p. [3]

[Frontispiece] Central plant of the American Type Founders Company, Jersey City, N.J., U.S.A., p. [4]

Preface, Nelson, R.W. pp. 5-16

[Information on the American Type Founders Company], pp. 16a-16c

Ready reference index of the more important items shown in this book, p. 16d

Types: the choicest selection of publicity types for the commercial printer and the general advertiser, pp. [unnumbered]-396

Script type faces: selected designs adapted for use on correct society printing and for high-grade office stationery, pp. [397]-426

Shaded type faces: suitable designs to meet the requirements of printers who wish to obtain exclusive grey-tone or engraved effects, pp. [427]-456

Gothics: Gothic type faces shown in a variety of styles and sizes suitable for that particular class of printing and advertising which requires strong and effective display, pp. [457]-518

Popular typewriter faces with examples of imitation typewriter printing, pp. [519]-532

Body type: modern & oldstyle Romans, pp. [533]-581

General information, pp. 582-585

Typographic accessories, pp. 586-622

Decorative material: a wealth of beautiful borders, ornaments and initials which will suggest new ideas to the lovers of good typography, pp. [623]-808

Brass rule: and other necessary items for use in the modern composing room, pp. [809]-878

[Printing machinery and equipments], pp. [879]-1010

American cut-cost system of printing plan equipments, pp. [unnumbered]-1066

Printing plant equipments in steel and wood for commercial offices and newspapers, pp. 1067-1130

Index to specimen book & catalogue, pp. [1131]-1148 ff.

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