Berthold Wolpe

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Deep in the Monotype archive

Issue 84, Autumn 2012

Feature

A wide selection of Monotype‚Äôs drawings, artworks, publications and vintage photographs spread…

Shouting from the shelves

Issue 73, Autumn 2009

Review

Faber and Faber, the independent British publisher founded in 1929 by…

Naked words

Issue 82, Winter 2012

Feature

Type-only book covers – whether deliberately austere, functional … or shouting loud from the…

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Type Tuesday: Naked words

11 July 2012

Type-only book covers: austere, functional … or shouting out loud
Once upon a time, book jackets were almost all pure typographic compositions: these were the books one could not judge by their covers, writes Jason Godfrey in ‘Naked words’, Eye 82.