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Morison, Stanley Arthur, 1889-1967 (editor and typographer)



  • Existence: 1889-1967

Stanley Morison (1889-1967) was the preeminent authority on typography in Britain in the 20th century. Besides his many publications, his influence was exerted partly through his positions as a consultant to the Monotype Corporation, to The Times newspaper (for which he designed Times Roman in 1932), and to the University Press, Cambridge.

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Morison, S.: Correspondence with the Press, 1923 - 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/PRESS 3/1/2/8618
Scope and Contents Includes mention of the Monotype Corporation and a report by Minns, E.H.
Dates: 1923 - 1947
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Scholarly access to this material may be restricted if it contains information exempted from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, 2000. Please apply in advance to the Cambridge University Press Archivist.

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