Zollikofer & Company, St. Gall. 1948. 95 pages. Small 4to (25,5 x 22 cm). Printed card boards. Lower corners bumped, spine darkened and foot of spine chipped, head of spine missing, former owners name on front end paper (Leif Thollander 1955). Interior clean & tight. Samples on the recto and explaining text in English & German on the verso.
“The application of lettering for display work on jackets, title-pages and in the text of books. Traditional forms in relation to present-day tendencies.” ”In a time like ours when we have lost immediate contact with our great predecessors, when we suffer from the rupture between tradition and contemporary effort, still without a stable basis or aim, the old choked-up roadway should be cleared first and a new path struck into.”