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    • ISBN:9781781575840
    • Publication date:01 Mar 2018

The Book of Ornamental Alphabets

Ancient & Mediaeval

By F. G. Delamotte and Alan Anderson

  • Hardback
  • £12.99

Find inspiration in the past with letters that date back to the eighth-century and reach into the seventeenth-century.

Whether you're a type nerd, an illustrator or a professional designer, The Book Of Ornamental Alphabets is the perfect sourcebook.

FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1858, Frederick Delamotte's Ornamental Alphabets Ancient & Mediæval was an immediate hit, and a huge influence on generations of designers in every medium.

An idiosyncratic, personal selection of over fifty scripts and typefaces, it remains guaranteed to inspire anyone with an interest in lettering, from designers and artists to tattooists, hand-letterers, and calligraphers.

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  • ISBN: 9781781575659
  • Publication date: 01 Mar 2018
  • Page count: 128
  • Imprint: Ilex Press
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