Boston: Godine, (1990),
First Edition. octavo, maroon cloth in pictorial dust jacket. 428pp. Godine, Item #29159
"This is the definitive study of the evolution and classification of typefaces, from black letter to sans serif. Written for the layman, but containing exhaustive historical research, illustrations, drawings and synopses of typefaces, this book is bound to be considered the logical successor to D. B. Updike's classic 'Printing Types.'" Illustrated. Dust jacket wrinkled a bit at top of spine, else a fine, clean copy of the hardbound issue.