Looking for Italian typography

my name is jerry's picture

Hi guys,

First post. Great site.

I am looking for old italian typefaces, or references to this so that I may recreate certain aspects.

Everything helps.

Jerry.

hrant's picture

How old?

hhp

zeno333's picture

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arnold_Pannartz_and_Konrad_Sweynheim

....also go to....

http://www.historyofinformation.com/expanded.php?era=1450

.....and scroll down to the middle of the page where it speaks of...."The First Book Printed in Italy, the First Book Printed in Roman Type, & One of the First Printed Editions of a Classical Text-
September 1465". That first book using Roman type was from Italy.

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