Letterform Archive Publications

The Archive is launching a publishing program. The first title, a comprehensive biography of W. A. Dwiggins, is now available.

Book spines by W. A. Dwiggins
A covey of hand-lettered Dwiggins spines graces the endpapers of our first publication. Photo: Bruce Kennett.

Drawing from our collection, and collaborating with leaders in the fields of type, lettering, and design history, the Archive publishes beautiful and useful books, with state-of-the-art photography and reproduction.

Announcing Letterform Archive Publication No. 1

The first of these publications is a comprehensive visual biography of type designer, illustrator, and lettering artist W. A. Dwiggins, one of the most influential and innovative designers of the 20th century. The book is written and designed by Bruce Kennett with a foreword by Steven Heller.

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