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• • • Being a journal by artist and designer John Coulthart, cataloguing interests, obsessions and passing enthusiasms.

Archive for September 21st, 2011

 

Index, fist or manicule?

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Third revised specimen book and price list of printing material (1887), Palmer & Rey, San Francisco. Browsing through old type foundry catalogues recently reminded me of a question posed by Callum James a few years ago over at Front Free Endpaper, namely: what is the official description of those pointing hands favoured by pre-20th century […]

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