Tag: books

Who is Jaroslav Benda?

Rediscovering a long-lost master designer

Designing Fonts

A new book from Chris Campe & Ulrike Rausch

Primary Sources

A Natural History of the Artist’s Palette by Philip Ball. Public Domain Review

New-England Primer

Teaching kids in the 1700s: Begin with teaching them they are mortal. “As runs the glass, Man’s life doth pass.” (The New-England Primer, 1754) Source: Free Library of…

Rore Codex

Rore Codex (1559). A beautiful manuscript book at the Bavarian state library.

Burning Books

Burning the Books: A History of the Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge By Richard Ovenden From Harvard Uni Press or Amazon