While aiming at that excellence of typography which renders his editions the treasures of the book-collector, he strove at the same time to make them cheap. We may perhaps roughly estimate the current price of his pocket series of Greek, Latin and Italian classics, begun in 1501, at 2S.
Before the invention of typography, pages of books, or anything of a broadside nature, were printed from woodcuts, i.e.
Powell), Practical Printing, a handbook of the art of typography (2 vols.
In typography Milan is renowned principally for its musical editions and for its heliotype and zincotype establishments.
Beginning scrapbookers often overlook the importance of typography, but creative font choices can easily add pizzazz to a simple layout.