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Edward Johnston

Johnston, Priscilla

Edward Johnston

by Johnston, Priscilla

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Published by Pentalic Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnston, Edward, -- 1872-1944.,
  • Calligraphers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Priscilla Johnston.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination316 p., [20] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14671755M

    Entrepreneurial Science: New Links Between Corporation, Universities, and Government by Robert F. Johnston; Christopher G. Edwards and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Includes manuscript works, designs, and letters written or received by the British-Uruguayan craftsman Edward Johnston, regarded as one of the fathers of modern calligraphy. Also present are an account book, designs and proofs for Doves Press books, notebooks, and sketchbooks. Correspondents include T. J. Cobden-Sanderson and Eric Gill. Call.

    J Edward Johnston, 88 years, went to be with the Lord Saturday, Ap at Trinity Center at Luther Park, Des Moines was born to Delbert Henry and Delia Susan Johnston on July 8, in Lisbon, Iowa. He grew up in the Lisbon and Cedar Rapids area during his younger years. The family moved to Blairstown in his high school years, where he met with wife Joan Lee : Edward Johnston in Massachusetts. We found 12 records for Edward Johnston in Boston, Marshfield and 21 other cities in Massachusetts. Select the best result .

    Great calligraphers and letterers of today throughout the world are still influenced by Edward Johnston's work. This detailed book by art and design historian Peter Holliday looks afresh at Johnston's work and legacy. It considers his friendships and his philosophy, the people he worked with and the influence he had on them and others. Johnston wrote a number of influential texts, including Writing and Illuminating, and Lettering (), Manuscript and Inscription Letters (), and A Book of Sample Scripts (). He was also one of the editors of the typographic and printing journal The Imprint (–15).


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Johnston, Edward, Publication date Topics Copybooks, Lettering -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Illumination of books and manuscripts Publisher London: J. Hogg Collection kellylibrary; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Kelly - University of Toronto Language English.

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