skip to content
Stanley Morison; his typographic achievement. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Stanley Morison; his typographic achievement.

Author: James Moran
Publisher: New York, Hastings House [1971]
Series: Visual communication books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Stanley Morison; Stanley Morison; Stanley Morison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Moran
ISBN: 0803867069 9780803867062
OCLC Number: 293144
Description: 184 pages illustrations 31 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The background --
The United States --
The early Morison --
Prelude --
Some claims investigated --
The Fleuron, Penrose, and Baskerville --
Fine printing, Poliphilus, the Double Crown Club --
Cambridge and the end of 'The Fleuron' --
Bridges, Bill, 'Typo Bolshevism' --
'The Times' and newspapers --
Ten creative years --
The last two decades --
Morison, the historical figure --
A selection of Morison's writings --
Books --
articles and pamphlets.
Series Title: Visual communication books.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/293144> # Stanley Morison; his typographic achievement.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "293144" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Person/morison_stanley_1889_1967> ; # Stanley Morison
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1159951> ; # Type and type-founding
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Topic/type_and_type_founding_great_britain_history_20th_century> ; # Type and type-founding--Great Britain--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/4972386> ; # Stanley Morison
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Topic/printing_great_britain_history_20th_century> ; # Printing--Great Britain--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/686.220924/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900 - 1999
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/Z250> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1076612> ; # Printing
   schema:bookEdition "[1st ed.]." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/27192154> ; # James Moran
   schema:datePublished "1971" ;
   schema:description "Introduction -- The background -- The United States -- The early Morison -- Prelude -- Some claims investigated -- The Fleuron, Penrose, and Baskerville -- Fine printing, Poliphilus, the Double Crown Club -- Cambridge and the end of 'The Fleuron' -- Bridges, Bill, 'Typo Bolshevism' -- 'The Times' and newspapers -- Ten creative years -- The last two decades -- Morison, the historical figure -- A selection of Morison's writings -- Books -- articles and pamphlets."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1288784> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Series/visual_communication_books> ; # Visual communication books.
   schema:name "Stanley Morison; his typographic achievement."@en ;
   schema:productID "293144" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/293144#PublicationEvent/new_york_hastings_house1971> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Agent/hastings_house> ; # Hastings House
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780803867062> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/293144> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Agent/hastings_house> # Hastings House
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Hastings House" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Person/morison_stanley_1889_1967> # Stanley Morison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1889" ;
   schema:deathDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Morison" ;
   schema:givenName "Stanley" ;
   schema:name "Stanley Morison" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Series/visual_communication_books> # Visual communication books.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/293144> ; # Stanley Morison; his typographic achievement.
   schema:name "Visual communication books." ;
   schema:name "Visual communication books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Topic/printing_great_britain_history_20th_century> # Printing--Great Britain--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85106771> ;
   schema:name "Printing--Great Britain--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1288784#Topic/type_and_type_founding_great_britain_history_20th_century> # Type and type-founding--Great Britain--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85139094> ;
   schema:name "Type and type-founding--Great Britain--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1076612> # Printing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Printing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1159951> # Type and type-founding
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Type and type-founding"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27192154> # James Moran
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1917" ;
   schema:deathDate "1978" ;
   schema:familyName "Moran" ;
   schema:givenName "James" ;
   schema:name "James Moran" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4972386> # Stanley Morison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1889" ;
   schema:deathDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Morison" ;
   schema:givenName "Stanley" ;
   schema:name "Stanley Morison" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780803867062>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0803867069" ;
   schema:isbn "9780803867062" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.