"Type News". Broadside.

"Type News". Broadside.

Miami Beach, FL: John S. Carroll, no date, circa 1960,

5 7/8" x 9" pink paper printed in black. John S. Carroll, Item #29614

Advertising broadside for John S. Carroll [typefounder]. "As we announced a while ago, we're off on a new tack, and have already started on several 18th Century types by Fournier and Rosart, also an oddball 19th Century face of unknown ancestry, probably French." Carroll offers, and illustrates, A through Z with punctuation marks, 30 pt. Scroll Shaded which was cut in 1841 by Henry Caslon. The broadside has two horizontal folds for mailing and is wrinkled and has three 1 1/2" tears but no chipping.

Price: $40.00

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