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A black vinyl cover with hot pink type and hot pink page edges. On the facing page is a composition created from that frakutr that explores the subversive beauty of this unique typeface. Lately I introduced a financial magazine to the coolness of Goudy Text for typoraphic “gravitas” to go along with my illustration. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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Miriel rated it really liked it Nov 09, Learn more about Amazon Prime. In addition farktur some fairly out-there fonts, there are a number of truly classic one, including the typefaces used by J Gutenberg and Wm Morris. Want to Read saving…. Fraktur Mon Amour by Judith Schalansky. Share your thoughts with other fraltur.

The book is deceptively simple in its showcase of different black letters. There’s a certain irreverence about this particular pink that is a great foil to the weightiness and seriousness of the biblical tome.


Fraktur Mon Amour by Judith Schalansky

After finishing her studies in she taught Typographic Basics at the Fachhochschule Potsdam until Thanks, Decorno On Dec. Review In Blackletter, “Blackletters association with Nazi propaganda cast the type style as the black sheep of typography. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. 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.

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By the end of the Renaissance it frakgur mostly been replaced by the ty When was the last time a book on typography made you swoon? Tamsin rated it it was amazing Dec 27, The fonts in Fraktur Mon Amour are a mix of the excellent, the important and the trivial. Mike Garrett rated it it was amazing Oct 15, In addition, of these fonts—including four created exclusively for this book—are collected on an enclosed CD Mac and PC for free private and restricted commercial use.

Dario Muhafara rated it liked it Dec 17, Fraktur Mon Amour reproduces variations of Blackletter fonts, ranging from historical fonts to contemporary reinventions, in a sensuous, beautifully crafted, hot-pink prayer book-style catalog that is destined to become a fetish object for designers and type enthusiasts.


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I waited patiently and then saw it was on Amazon and I ordered it straight away. It really must be seen and held and flipped through to be appreciated.

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Published October 3rd by Princeton Architectural Press. Just wait until you feast your eyes on Fraktur MonAmourBerlin-based graphic designer Judith Schalansky’s love letter to Blackletter fonts. Benedikte rated it it was amazing Sep 10, We have tried to find other copies, but alas we can’t locate one even from the publisher’s agents amuor.

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