WorldCat Identities

Morison, Stanley 1889-1967

Overview
Works: 593 works in 1,592 publications in 6 languages and 16,528 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Portraits  Biography  Periodicals  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  Sources  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Printer, Creator, Speaker, Other, Contributor, Composer, Book designer, Type designer, Publishing director, Recipient, Artist
Classifications: Z250, 655.24
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First principles of typography by Stanley Morison ( Book )
79 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The typographic book, 1450-1935 : a study of fine typography through five centuries, exhibited in upwards of three hundred and fifty title and text pages drawn from presses working in the European tradition by Stanley Morison ( Book )
30 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Supersedes the author's Four centuries of fine printing
Four centuries of fine printing; one hundred and ninety-two facsimiles of pages from books printed at presses established between 1465 and 1924 by Stanley Morison ( Book )
23 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The likeness of Thomas More; an iconographical survey of three centuries by Stanley Morison ( Book )
20 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four centuries of fine printing : two hundred and seventy-two examples of the work of presses established between 1465 and 1924 by Stanley Morison ( Book )
20 editions published between 1949 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English prayer books; an introduction to the literature of Christian public worship by Stanley Morison ( Book )
27 editions published between 1943 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter forms, typographic and scriptorial: two essays on their classification, history, and bibliography by Stanley Morison ( Book )
25 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Politics and script: aspects of authority and freedom in the development of Graeco-Latin script from the sixth century B.C. to the twentieth century A.D by Stanley Morison ( Book )
15 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The typographic arts : two lectures by Stanley Morison ( Book )
21 editions published between 1938 and 1950 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On type designs, past and present; a brief introduction by Stanley Morison ( Book )
24 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of the printer : 250 title & text pages selected from books composed in the roman letter printed from 1500 to 1900 by Stanley Morison ( Book )
32 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and German and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English newspaper; some account of the physical development of journals printed in London between 1622 & the present day by Stanley Morison ( Book )
19 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print by Stanley Morison ( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stanley Morison displayed : an examination of his early typographic work by Herbert Jones ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fleuron : a journal of typography ( )
in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief survey of printing: history and practice by Stanley Morison ( Book )
13 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English writing-masters and their copybooks, 1570-1800; a biographical dictionary & a bibliography by Ambrose Heal ( Book )
25 editions published between 1931 and 1969 in English and German and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early Italian writing-books : Renaissance to Baroque by Stanley Morison ( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Morison, S. 1889-1967
Morison, S. (Stanley), 1889-1967
Morison, Stanley Arthur.
S.M 1889-1967
Stanley Morison
Languages
English (460)
German (34)
French (13)
Dutch (8)
Italian (5)
Swedish (1)
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