WorldCat Identities

Morison, Stanley 1889-1967

Overview
Works: 472 works in 1,779 publications in 6 languages and 17,306 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Portraits  Biography  Periodicals  Exhibition catalogs  Bio-bibliography  Records and correspondence  Sources  Essays 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Collaborator, Speaker, Printer, Creator, Other, Contributor, Composer, Book designer, Recipient, Type designer, Artist, Publishing director
Classifications: Z250, 686.224
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Most widely held works about Stanley Morison
 
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Most widely held works by Stanley Morison
First principles of typography by Stanley Morison( Book )

90 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Essay towards a rationale of book-typography"--Preface
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 )

51 editions published in 1963 in 3 languages and held by 895 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 )

37 editions published between 1949 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The likeness of Thomas More; an iconographical survey of three centuries by Stanley Morison( Book )

25 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English prayer books; an introduction to the literature of Christian public worship by Stanley Morison( Book )

29 editions published between 1943 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter forms, typographic and scriptorial: two essays on their classification, history, and bibliography by Stanley Morison( Book )

29 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and held by 436 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 )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The typographic arts : two lectures by Stanley Morison( Book )

27 editions published between 1938 and 1950 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On type designs, past and present; a brief introduction by Stanley Morison( Book )

27 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 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 )

26 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and German and held by 341 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 )

21 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected essays on the history of letter-forms in manuscript and print by Stanley Morison( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 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 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English writing-masters and their copybooks, 1570-1800; a biographical dictionary & a bibliography by Ambrose Heal( Book )

30 editions published between 1931 and 1969 in English and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fleuron : a journal of typography( )

in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Italian writing-books : Renaissance to Baroque by Stanley Morison( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief survey of printing: history and practice by Stanley Morison( Book )

12 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of recent typography in England, the United States, France & Germany by Stanley Morison( Book )

15 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tally of types by Stanley Morison( Book )

24 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Letter forms, typographic and scriptorial: two essays on their classification, history, and bibliography
Alternative Names
Morison, Arthur 1889-1967

Morison, S. 1889-1967

Morison, S. (Stanley), 1889-1967

Morison, Stanley

Morison, Stanley Arthur.

Morison, Stanley Arthur 1889-1967

Morris, Stanley 1889-1967

S.M 1889-1967

Stanley Morison

Stanley Morison Brits typograaf (1889-1967)

Stanley Morison englischer Typograf

Stanley Morison tipografo e designer britannico

Морисон, Стэнли

Languages
English (563)

German (25)

French (20)

Spanish (9)

Italian (6)

Danish (1)

Covers
The English newspaper; some account of the physical development of journals printed in London between 1622 & the present dayA tally of types