The Anatomy of Type

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Signed First Edition-Bookplate

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THE ANATOMY OF TYPE: A GRAPHIC GUIDE TO 100 TYPEFACES – EXAMINING SHOULDERS, SPINES AND TAILS IN DETAIL explores one hundred traditional and modern typefaces in loving detail. What a unique gift for a lover of books.


THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Stephen Coles in Berlin on a bookplate. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for the bookplate. Published in November, 2012 by Harper Design, an imprint of Harpercollins.


STEPHEN COLES (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) is one of the world's leading experts on typographica and resides in Germany and California.  He teaches the subject at his Type Camp and is a member of FontFont TypeBoard. Thank you Stephen Coles for signing our books.

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