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Letterpress printing in Glasgow during the last fifty years.

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Letterpress printing in Glasgow during the last fifty years. by A. Aird Download PDF EPUB FB2

Letterpress From those early days until the s, the process remained more or less unchanged, with non-printing areas cut away from blocks of wood or stone.

In the mid 15th Century, Johannes Gutenberg invented a process which not only revolutionised print, but changed the whole world. Glasgow Press offers high quality letterpress printing to design professionals.

We are a happy family of artisans dedicated to creating beauty in print. Our speciality, letterpress, involves inking raised type and impressing it deeply onto soft paper using vintage printing presses. This fusion of traditional 15th century printing methods and. Glasgow Press - Letterpress Printers, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

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Letterpress printing is an example of relief printing, the process in which printing ink is transferred to a printed surface from areas that are higher than the rest of the printing block.

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Ask any of Glasgow’s older residents to name a book about their hometown and they will more than likely mention No Mean City, a Letterpress printing in Glasgow during the last fifty years.

book which has come to embody the experiences of an entire working-class generation. The novel is set in the s in Gorbals, an area on the south bank of the River Clyde once characterised by its lack of jobs, severe poverty and proliferation of : Megan O'hara.

From Vol. 1, No. 3: Glasgow Looking Glass July 9th, The format of the magazine evolved throughout its short life. While the first seven issues were produced by lithography, the illustrations in later instalments were etched.

Meanwhile, with number 9, letterpress printing was introduced for the final page of explanatory text. His first dated book was issued in and his last book was printed for him in for him by Rastell. During those ten years he printed at least thirty-six books, mostly grammars, and he may have printed for de Worde many of the grammars which bear the latter's imprint.

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There is a revival taking place right now of these fantastic and unique print styles - although many would argue it never went anywhere, it's just become more accessible in recent years. The Hunter Press is a Letterpress and Foil Print Studio, located near Edinburgh Scotland, UK.

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A seriously impressive example of letterpress designed by Kerr Vernon for Glasgow Press. A set of postcards featuring lyrics from some of the cities bands, it’s not so much what they say but how they say it.

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A wide range of products are produced in the printing industry. In addition to magazines, books, and some small newspapers, other examples of printed products include direct mail, labels, manuals, and marketing material. Less obvious printed goods include memo pads, business order forms, checks, maps, T-shirts, and packaging.

This exhibition is a major retrospective of Alan Kitching's life and work based on his much anticipated monograph published by Laurence King, titled: Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress.

It will span the six decades he has spent at the forefront of typographical design. Publishing History This is a chart to show the when this publisher published books.

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Image Linotype operators working on the issue of July 2,the last Author: David W. Dunlap.We move along 50 years and pluck out another copy of the magazine from Glasgow’s imperial heyday. “Just feel the type, the impression of type on paper,” says Nigel, who can remember when the firm had employees, its own book bindery and printers.

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