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Light sarcasm aside, the book is worth the price even if just for the juxtaposition of structure Bible-like and execution Disco-like.

Thanks, Decorno On Dec. Fraktur Mon Amour by Schalansky, Judith We have tried to find other copies, but alas we can’t locate one even from the publisher’s agents currently.

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Schalansky has brought blackletter to the people. Dano rated it really liked it Jul 31, No trivia or quizzes yet.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. I used a big blackletter initial with text in black and hot pink. Open Preview See a Problem?

This is a really fun resource for graphic design artists as well as calligraphers. Showing of 17 reviews. I feel I’m a bigger fan of pink than the average designer, but this is a shame.

I rarely even use it myself. Amazon Frsktur Fun stories for kids on the go. Fraktur Mon Amour has enjoyed a lot of success in Europe and has garnered attention through many international design competitions, including the Type Directors Club annual ofwhere I was one of the judges who gathered around this object as we all salivated over it and debated who would get to take it home.


In she debuted with the novel Blau steht dir nicht. Fraktur Mon Amour by Judith Schalansky. The Draktur is included.

Although not a shade I like, its choice as a second colour was a brilliant decision. It not only yanks blackletter out of its medieval and unfortunate political associations, but it also signals that blackletter is not xmour masculine or even black. Mike Bennett rated it liked it Mar 21, Bernie rated it it was amazing Nov 13, See all 17 reviews. Where can I buy it i order to make my wife a gift: Aksana B rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Another ardent blackletter fan here.

Since its initial publication init has been a raging success.

Fraktur Mon Amour

Aj rated it it was amazing Nov 05, Jim Sanderson rated it it was amazing Dec 17, There was a problem filtering reviews right now. I have already shared this book with several others who were also impressed by the magnitude of fonts and the work that must have gone into the research alone.

Product details Imitation Leather: Lately I introduced a financial magazine to amoir coolness of Goudy Text for typoraphic “gravitas” to go along with my mmon.

By the end of the Renaissance it had mostly amoir replaced by the typeface Latin Antiqua. Review In Blackletter, “Blackletters association with Nazi propaganda cast the type style as the black sheep of typography. There is a lot of history involved with Gothic black fonts. Mike Garrett rated it it was amazing Oct 15, Trivia About Fraktur Mon Amour. Still, black letter typefaces display some of the most innovative interpretations on any given character — the F of Fraktur?


Fraktur Mon Amour by Judith Schalansky

Eric rated it it was amazing Jun 13, Rocky Farr rated it it was amazing Aug 25, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Justin rated it liked it Dec 30, I had this book anour hands in a workshop whith Amelie Dhesse thhis week end and I can Say: Princeton Architectural Press; 1 edition September 17, Language: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Delicious and satisfying with sudden cases of brain freeze.

Revelations about the true history and meaning of Blackletter type have resulted in a resurgence in usage by graphic designers.

On the facing page is a composition created fromthat font that explores the subversive beauty of this unique typeface. I tried amazon but ” I am terribly sorry, We have had a problem fulfilling your order as we have run mmon of stock. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Want to Read saving…. I understand its importance as the type choice for a certain book printed with movable type many centuries ago.