The New Hebrew Typography. With an Introduction by Stanley Morison. Types drawn by Bertram F. Stevenson.

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Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinic Letters, Ceremonial & Graphic Art

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The New Hebrew Typography. With an Introduction by Stanley Morison. Types drawn by Bertram F. Stevenson.

The New Hebrew Typography. With an Introduction by Stanley Morison. Types drawn by Bertram F. Stevenson.
Lot 375
SCHONFELD, HUGH J.

The New Hebrew Typography. With an Introduction by Stanley Morison. Types drawn by Bertram F. Stevenson.

<<FIRST EDITION.>> The Abraham Horodisch Copy. Numerous plates. pp. 51. Original patterned vellum-backed gilt boards, with original plastic dust-jacket (torn). 4to.

London: Denis Archer 1932

Est: $400 - $600
PRICE REALIZED $200
<<WITH:>> Typed Letter Signed by Hugh Schonfeld to Abraham Horodisch, concerning a review of this book. 1932. Schonfeld (1901-88) a British Bible scholar, argues here for a significantly revised form of the Hebrew alphabet, modeled after the Latin alphabet.