13263. The Printing Innovations of John Baskerville.
Examines the life and work of 18th Century printer and the developments he made in typeface, paper, ink, and book design. Baskerville's changes resulted in a more readable and aesthetic style of printing which has been influential to the present day. 7 pages, 22 footnotes, 6 bibliographic sources.
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