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Ultrabold [issue no.6]


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:

Conversations with the Themersons
Rathna Ramanathan

Events: the fourth annual Justin Howes Lecture

The City of Letters series
Will Hill

Letterpress: a celebration

—Zen and art of typographical arrangement
Phil Abel

—Typecasting by computer
Harry McIntosh

—A future for letterpress
Rose Gridneff

Book reviews

Vintage custom lettering
Rian Hughes

Inspirational pages
Sebastian Carter

Glasgow School of Art
Paul Stickley

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