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A Greek type for Cambridge University Press, 1956-1962

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9816/D1/6

Scope and Contents

Drawings; photographs; memoranda; specimens; correspondence. The type was never made. Drawings include enlargements of some lower-case letters of Monotype series 169 with which the type was planned to be compatible. Drawings and specimens that are dated (except large ones) are interfiled with the correspondence. Correspondents include Cambridge University Press (Brooke Crutchley, John Dreyfus), Matthew Carter, G. S. Kirk, D. L. Page, Stephenson Blake & Co., J. D. Wilkinson.


  • Creation: 1956-1962


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From the Fonds:

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2 folder(s) (2 folders in 1 envelope, and 1 large oversize folder)

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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