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Dano rated it really liked it Jul 31, Eric rated it ftaktur was amazing Jun 13, The book is deceptively simple in its showcase of different black letters. And I understand that, well, for the most part it can unreadable in contrast to Times and Arial.

Fraktur Mon Amour

Bernie rated it it was amazing Nov 13, I used a big blackletter initial with text in black and hot pink. Abusive or off-topic comments are not published. With as many as featured typefaces — 64 of them newly added — it was a good idea to attach a triple index: From then she switched more to writing books for which she also did the graphical design. Physical Description p. Author Schalansky, Judith, Frajtur 2nd ed.

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Product details Hardcover Publisher: Two ribbon page markers help navigating the tome. On every right-hand page is the full alphabet and details of kon designer, year and foundry. Truly a book to drool over. After finishing her studies in she taught Typographic Basics at the Fachhochschule Potsdam until Aksana B rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Published October 3rd by Princeton Architectural Press.


Dario Muhafara rated it liked it Dec 17, Delicious and satisfying with sudden cases of brain freeze.

Fraktur Mon Amour by Judith Schalansky. There’s a certain irreverence about this particular pink that is a great foil to the weightiness and seriousness of the biblical tome. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Refresh and try again. I have a typeface in there!

Fraktur Mon Amour, 2nd Edition

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Get new type in your inbox, every single month. Rocky Farr rated it it was amazing Aug 25, Click here to cancel reply. On every left-hand page is a graphic exercise by Judith where she simply has fun with each typeface. Let me start by declaring that I am an ardent fan of black letter. I would really appreciate it She developed a serious passion for blackletter and was disappointed to find all the reference books about this fascinating genre are very dated and often quite staid, and in many cases not easily available.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Revelations about the true history and meaning of Blackletter type have resulted in a resurgence in usage by graphic designers.

Includes bibliographical references p. The book is divided into the common classifications of black letter — Rotunda, Textura, Schwabacher and Fraktur — but where it really shines is in the chapters devoted to Modern and Contemporary versions, showcasing the revivals and interpretations by a new generation of type designers.


I understand its importance as the mln choice for a certain book printed with movable type many centuries ago. Natalie Chanin rated it it was amazing Sep 30, The verso is the playground. What may convince some buyers could be the included CD that comes with typefaces of varying quality and interest.

Fraktur Mon Amour has enjoyed a lot of success in Europe and has garnered attention through many international design competitions, including the Type Directors Club mpn ofwhere I was one of the judges who gathered around this object as we all salivated over it and debated who would get to take it home. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Sep 24, Morgane rated it it was amazing. I must admit that I enjoyed the Modern display faces more than you seem to have. State Library of Queensland. I can’t afford to pick it up right now and the publisher’s won’t give me a discount!