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I have good hopes the crowd jaj letter lovers longing for a copy of the original Dutch Type will be big enough to fund it! Funding period May 14, – Jun 23, 40 days. Get to Know Us. In Mayleading type and identity designer Erik Spiekermann wrote:. I bought, begged tpe borrowed dozens or maybe hundreds of publications, from type-related books and type specimens to historical examples of hand-lettered book covers, as well as posters.

Reward no longer available. Ships to Anywhere in the world. While the books covers hundreds of years of Dutch type design, it focuses on the development of the last few decades, and provides a rigorous information about the trends and its representatives.

Your name XL in the book unless you opt out of that! Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Internationally acclaimed fonts are featured, including designs by Jan van Krimpen, Gerard Unger and Bram de Does and the younger generation designers, Fred Smeijers, Martin Majoor amongst others. Dutch Type by Jan Middendorp. Wijdeveld, the founder editor and art director of Wendingen magazine. Jurriaan Schrofer, who was part typpe the Total Design agency for some time.


I approached Peter Duch, who was very interested and who decided to team up with book designer Bart de Haas.

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Dutch Type is enjoyed for middsndorp attractive combination of historic research, storytelling, type analysis and pure eye candy. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Your group name in the book! With visual examples all over it, the book is full of historical references. There’ll be various designs, more about that later.

Estimated delivery Oct This is an excellent book from page 1. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Even if you miss the Early Bird pledge, this is still cheaper than in !

After eight years of research, Jan Middendorp, the author of Dutch Typepresents a comprehensive overview of type design in the Middenorp, tracing back its origins to the work of punchcutters, type designers and lettering artists from the fifteenth century until today. Share your thoughts dutcn other customers. One copy of the real thing: For the prepress I will be assisted by two Argentinian type designer friends who live and work in the Netherlands — Ramiro Espinoza and Paula Mastrangelo, who will revive the moulded Quark XPress files.

You’ll receive my eternal thanks, 3 copies of the book, and a package of vintage type-related items. Three copies of the real thing to give away dktch share shipping costs: Published in March,Dutch Type was sold out about four years later.


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It took him seven years of extensive and thorough research to complete the book and he is a smooth operator. It dawned upon me that type — especially Dutch type — was an interesting niche where there was room for a voice like mine: This was doubly interesting: And so Peter designed a Sans Condensed version of Versa. It is now frightfully expensive at antiquarian bookshops, online or brick-and-mortar, and I do feel kind of bad about that. It starts off telling the story of the past at a rapid pace but as it comes closer to the present, the stream of information widens, and the tempo of the book slows down, to end in a wide delta of contemporary Dutch typeface designers.

Some information is well-known to specialists, but quite a bit was new when the book came out. While I wrote the book, and did many of the scans and colour corrections of the material, Bart started working on the meticulous layout of the finished chapters and Peter focused on the expansion of the type family that would become Versa.

And your name in a larger type size than normal backers.

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