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Type design moves at the pace of the most conservative reader. The good type-designer therefore realizes that, for a new font to be successful, it has to be so good that only very few recognize its novelty.
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Charm... is the ability to make someone else think that both of you are pretty wonderful.
May 6, 1889
October 11, 1967
Stanley Morison was an influential British typographer, printing executive and historian of printing.
A Tally of Types
First Principles of Typography (1936)
Letter forms, typographic and scriptorial
Four centuries of fine printing (1949)
John Bell, 1745-1831 (1930)
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