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7104Re: Sem Hartz & the Making of Linotype Juliana: Now Available!

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  • Gerald Lange
    Dec 2 2:23 PM
      Paul and all

      I received my copy today. Quite nice. Format is great. I've a fondness
      for the monograph style. Glad to have it. Congrats.


      ps: Any word on when the typeface when be made available? Or is it

      > Inferno Press is please to announce -- after two years' work -- the
      > publication of Sem Hartz and the Making of Linotype Juliana. This is the
      > first book dealing exclusively with the design and development of one of
      > the most elegant -- and overlooked -- typefaces of the twentieth
      > century.
      > Frustrated by the dearth of information about Hartz in English, Inferno
      > Press commissioned Mathieu Lommen, a curator at the Special
      > CollectionsDepartment at the Amsterdam University Library and friend of
      > Hartz, to write the story of the design of Linotype Juliana. Lommen's
      > text has been laser-printed on archival paper using a newly digitized
      > version of Juliana. In fact, this will be the inaugural appearance of
      > this font. Photographic reproductions of Hartz's early drawings for
      > Juliana aretipped in, and the cover is letterpress-printed on a Nepalese
      > Lotka paper (various colours). 8 1/4 by 5 inches. 15 pages. 100 copies.
      > Stiched into soft covers. Price C$40. North American orders add
      > C$5/copy. Elsewhere add $7/copy. Dealer discounts available. For more
      > information, and an image of the cover, please visit Inferno Press's
      > website <http://infernopress.blogspot.com/> .
      > Books may be ordered directly from the Press by email
      > <mailto:inferno_press@...> or by calling 604 731 6365. We accept
      > payment from bank-account-funded PayPal <https://www.paypal.com/>
      > accounts, international money orders or (in Canada) personal cheques.
      > Cheques must be made out to Paul Razzell.
      > Our address is
      > 1857 West 4th Avenue, No. 227
      > Vancouver, B.C., V6J 1M4
      > Canada
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