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PPP ABC XYZ - grey

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Description

Dikko Faust relief printed PPP ABC XYZ on Prevence recycled paper from real handset antique wood type. The text is alphabetical--by Esther K Smith, with some words by Georgia Luna--who was 3 years old at the time. MoMA exhibited this book in their Artists' Alphabet exhibit of 26 different books by artists. PPPABCXYZ was U.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(69)
Reviewed by renagorlin
5 out of 5 stars
Jan 5, 2018
Extraordinary collection of fantastic letterforms in gorgeous color combinations spelling out found poetry. The absolute embodiment of satisfaction for typography lovers! Signed by author -- an honor to have in my library. Thank you!
Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type: The 1874 Masterpiece of Colorful Typography

Reviewed by Loran Scruggs
5 out of 5 stars
Dec 31, 2017
Wow oh wow, so glad you loved this book and put in the energy to get it remade!
Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type: The 1874 Masterpiece of Colorful Typography

Reviewed by lifeislegos
5 out of 5 stars
May 20, 2017
"Oh my god this book is gorgeous."
That was my immediate thought upon opening this book*, and it gets even better when you examine its details. This thing really did need to be reprinted. It is that beautiful.
Definitely worth it.


*"Whoa—Even prettier in person!" was what I thought for that brief moment of innocence between unpacking and opening it, when I could only see the cover.
Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type: The 1874 Masterpiece of Colorful Typography

Reviewed by Kriskoa
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 10, 2017
Thank you for the inscription and the super quick communication and shipping. My little one was incredibly excited with each project as she was perusing the book.
Making Books With Kids

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PPP ABC XYZ - grey

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Overview

  • Vintage handmade item from the 1980s
  • Materials: paper, ink, wood type, metal type, letterpress
  • Feedback: 69 reviews
  • Favorited by: 34 people
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