50%-off sale at Colophon Books

Colophon Books are specialists in the fields of antiquarian and in-print books about books, literary first editions, and military history, especially World War I Aviation and World War II Aviation. They have a large selection of books about books, typography, fine...

Rolland Rome Prize to Russell Maret

It has been a busy spring for FPBA member Russell Maret. Not only did he give a show and tell on “Letter Forms as Content” as part of the Society of Scribes’ 2009 annual meeting, co-sponsored by APHA-New York and the Type Directors Club on Februrary...

To err is human

Have you ever made a typo that found its way into print? Jeremy Wilson of Castle Hill Press sends this funny errata slip from Bernard Shaw’s, Flyleaves. 350 copies were printed by Henry Morris at the Bird & Bull Press for Austin, W. Thomas Taylor, 1977. This...