The Royal Library, Stockholm 2002. Unpag. (80 pp.) Small 8vo., stiff paper wrappers. 20 illustrations, many in colour. Typograhy by the author. Set in Caslon No.540 and printed on Lessebo Book, natural white paper, with Ingres wrappers. Exhibition Catalogue No. 138. New copy.
An Exhibition of 20th Century Typography and Graphic Design. The exhibited material (120 entries) is divided by geographical area, and presents us with a composite of 20th century typography and graphic design, from Theodore De Vinne (1828-1914) to Leonard Baskin (1922-2000), with a biographical sketch of each designer. Important catalogue on modern book design.