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Johnson, A. F. (Alfred Forbes)

Overview
Works: 189 works in 696 publications in 5 languages and 7,375 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Bibliographies  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Contributor, Redactor, Adapter, Other, Creator, Compiler
Classifications: Z250, 686.224
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Most widely held works by A. F Johnson
The encyclopaedia of type faces by W. Pincus Jaspert( Book )

89 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive desktop reference guide for anyone concerned with typefaces. For printers, typographers, graphic designers, publishers, desktop publishers and website designers, or anyone interested in the right typographic finish, this collection is invaluable. With over 2,000 typefaces arranged alphabetically and into three sections - Romans, Lineales and Scripts- this is the most accessible and easy-to-use edition yet. Each entry includes a specimen setting, the original founder or manufacturer, as well as the date of introduction. This book contains type faces essential for practical use as well as the historical importance of them. Established and classic typefaces, unique qualities and applicatio- ns -it's all here. Updated with new corrections by the author this is the most comprehensive edition ever of Encyclopaedia of Typefaces
Dictionary of anonymous and pseudonymous English literature by Samuel Halkett( Book )

24 editions published between 1926 and 1971 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Type designs: their history and development by A. F Johnson( Book )

49 editions published between 1934 and 1967 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected essays on books and printing by A. F Johnson( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum by British Museum( Book )

13 editions published in 1958 in English and Latin and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred title-pages, 1500-1800 by A. F Johnson( Book )

25 editions published between 1928 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first century of printing at Basle by A. F Johnson( Book )

33 editions published between 1926 and 1928 in English and German and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Italian sixteenth century by A. F Johnson( Book )

25 editions published between 1926 and 1928 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French sixteenth century printing by A. F Johnson( Book )

16 editions published in 1928 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German renaissance title-borders by A. F Johnson( Book )

23 editions published between 1929 and 1989 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of engraved and etched English title-pages down to the death of William Faithorne, 1691 by A. F Johnson( Book )

12 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of Italian engraved title-pages in the sixteenth century by A. F Johnson( Book )

12 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Type specimen facsimiles by John Dreyfus( Book )

12 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short-title catalogue of books printed in France and of French books printed in other countries from 1470 to 1600 in the British Museum by British Museum( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decorative initial letters by A. F Johnson( Book )

11 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luminario; or, The third chapter of the Liber elementorum litterarum on the construction of roman capitals by Giovanni Battista Verini( Book )

4 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short-title catalogue of books printed in the German-speaking countries and German books printed in other countries from 1455 to 1600, now in the British Museum by British Museum( Book )

16 editions published in 1962 in English and Multiple languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of specimens of printing types by English and Scottish printers and founders, 1665-1830 by W. Turner Berry( Book )

8 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of specimens of printing types by English and Scottish printers and founders, 1665-1830 by W. Turner Berry( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of typefaces : the standard typography reference guide by W. Pincus Jaspert( Book )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over 50 years this work has been the standard desktop reference work for all those concerned with type faces. It contains the widest possible selection of faces - over 2000 - including those most likely to be of practical use
 
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The encyclopaedia of type faces
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Encyclopedia of typefaces : the standard typography reference guide
Alternative Names
Alfred Forbes Johnson

Forbes Johnson, Alfred 1884-1972

Johnson, A. F.

Johnson, A.F. 1884-1972

Johnson, Alfred Forbes

Johnson, Alfred Forbes 1884-1972

ألفرد جونسون

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