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Ultrabold [issue no.3]


A showcase of visual communication accessible to newcomers, enthusiasts and graphics professionals alike, Ultrabold is the journal of St Bride Library. Its editorial policy encompasses the full breadth of the Library’s collections; current design projects and expressive personal work rub shoulders with historical investigations and appreciations. Each issue is 40pp, illustrated in full colour throughout.

This issue:

Stop making sense: Wordsalad's bastard offspring
Nick Robertson

Whiting & Branston's compound plate printing
Rob Banham

Inspirational pages: the Observer magazine
Colin Mchenry

Tara Publishing's 'The Bacchae'

The design of the news
Max Gadney

Book reviews

Type Open House

The Hackney love letters

The red-printing frisket at St Bride Library
Margaret M. Smith

A corner of the Reading Room
Lucy Brown

Softback, 26.5 x 19 cm, 40 pages per issue, colour illustrations.