Page 27 – Zombie Dog.

Designed & typeset by Gergő Gilicze, this page uses Sans Condensed wood type, with the word ‘Zombie’ in six different typefaces and set at angles. This page is printed in a split-fount blend of pale grey and white so as to fade into the Colorplan Mist paper onto which it is printed.

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A portfolio of experimental wood type designs.

Here at  Typoretum, we have embarked on an ambitious project to create a limited edition portfolio of experimental designs printed directly from wooden types.

The book will be letterpress printed on Victorian printing machines and will feature over 200 individual wood type faces from the private collection of Justin Knopp, founder of  Typoretum. The estimated publication date is Spring 2014 – regular updates will be posted here and you may also wish to sign up to our mailing list for more information.

– Limited edition of 250 numbered & signed copies
– 25cm x 35cm
– 48pp text & 4pp cover with printed cover wrap
– Singer-sewn thread binding

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