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Handwriting of the twentieth century

Handwriting of the twentieth century

Author: Rosemary Sassoon
Publisher: Bristol [etc.] : Intellect, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats

For those dedicated to recording the history, development, manufacture and use of writing equipment, this book aims to provide the link between the tools and the activity of handwriting. It is an  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Handwriting of the twentieth century
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Sassoon
ISBN: 9781841501789 1841501786
OCLC Number: 833385017
Notes: Oorspr. uitg.: 1999.
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Description: 208 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1: 'The Influences on Contemporary Handwriting: A Historical Perspective' - Page 10 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 2: 'The Turn of the Century' - Page 26 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 3: 'Learning from Copy Books' - Page 36 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 4: 'Simplifying Letterforms' - Page 56 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 5: 'Initiatives and Models from 1930' - Page 70 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 6: 'Educational Attitudes Mid-Century' - Page 92 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 7: 'Stylistic Issues after 1950' - Page 106 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 8: 'Initiatives in the 1960s' - Page 122 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 9: 'From 1970 to the National Curriculum' - Page 134 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 10: 'The End of the Century' - Pgae 146 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 11: 'Handwriting around Europe' - Page 160 - Rosemary Sassoon Chapter 12: 'America and Australia' - Page 182 - Rosemary Sassoon Epilogue - Page 200 - Rosemary Sassoon
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