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Scripts: Elegant Lettering from Design’s Golden Age

Overview

This is typography like your grandmother used to bake.

This collection from Steven Heller and Louise Fili includes more than 300 curious, eccentric and distinctive scripts from the nineteenth to mid twentieth century. The book features rare examples of  type specimens, book covers, sheet music, street signs, invitations, labels, advertisements, packaging and more from the United States, Germany, Italy, France and United Kingdom.

The book is published by Thames and Hudson and is available to purchase from Amazon.

Photo taken from Louise Fili’s blog.

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