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This colophon example is by Mary Louise Killen which was part of a 2009 MFA Exhibition at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). She letterpress printed nine existing colophons with handset type to better understand the role of the book designer and the type designer as author.

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Colophon from A Visit to Hayle Mill, Morris, Henry.  Guilford & Green. [North Hills, PA: Bird & Bull Press, 1970]

Colophon from A Visit to Hayle Mill, Morris, Henry.

BUSCH, Milhelm. "Max y Moritz: Una historieta y siete travesuras". Madrid: Impedimenta, 2012.

"Max y Moritz: Una historieta y siete travesuras".

Chile, Santiago, Flora

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Against War by Erasmus, colophon, D.B. Updike, Merrymount Press, 1907

Against War by Erasmus, colophon, D.

The cover for the first issue of 'The Modernists Quarterly Magazine. Praesens' designed by Henryk Stażewski in 1926.

Internet Antiquarian Bookshop 108 BUDDHAS -- Gallery -- Polish avant-garde and typo -- Praesens

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