- ... Hrant -- (if you re out there) This is really gorgeous. I d order one, but don t have room in my wee miner s cabin here in Galena! I guess Berlow willMessage 1 of 9 , Sep 11, 2006View SourceAt 9:27 PM +0000 8 09 06, Gerald Lange wrote:
>Below is an item sent to me by the type designer Hrant Papazian, oneHrant -- (if you're out there)
>of our members and and ex-student of mine.
This is really gorgeous.
I'd order one, but don't have room in my wee miner's cabin here in Galena!
I guess Berlow will have that one-up on me as well!
(there are others, no doubt, too numerous to enumerate... er, too many to count :-)
Good work indeed!
>http://BielerPress.blogspot.comA minimalist typographer, eh?
>ps: I don't recall this being my idea (!) but if so it was because
>Hrant only has one typecase and didn't know how to store it.
>Hey - so here it is:AzByCx DwEvFu GtHsIr JqKpLo MnNmOl PkQjRi ShTgUf VeWdXc YbZa&@
>And more photos here:
>. . .
>2) Please pass it along to the PPL list if you can.
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- Sometimes we get so carried away insisting on correct terminology that we let the subtle difference between cases and drawers or Galleys and traysMessage 2 of 9 , Sep 11, 2006View SourceSometimes we get so carried away insisting on correct terminology
that we let the subtle difference between "cases" and "drawers" or
"Galleys" and "trays" obfuscate matter at hand.
I even catch myself using the wrong terms at times.
Interesting to me is that in all the web discussion of the
>Table that no one has yet complained about Hrant's calling the case a
>drawer, which, of course, etymologically, it is.
>ps: Hrant wrote and said the case had Stephenson Blake markings.
>> This case was from an English manufacturer, I can't recall the
>> manufacturer's name. The little brass corner locks were a common
>> feature of their cases. A little touch of class.
>> --- In PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com, wa0dfw@ wrote:
>> > First time I've seen such a case, with brass pieces on each place
>> > divisions cross. Very nice idea.
>> > Mo