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Eric Gill and the Golden Cockerel Type.

James Mosley

Eric Gill and the Golden Cockerel Type.

by James Mosley

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGill, Eric, 1882-1940., Golden Cockerel Press.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 17-22
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21180495M

Books & Culture: Review of An Essay on Typography and Interview with Eric Gill Since you have to be a subscriber to The New York Times to access this review of Gill’s An Essay on Typography, I’ve excerpted the review for any non-subscribers (a link to the full review is at the end for subscribers). The Lord's Song. A Sermon by Eric Gill. di GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. GILL, Eric. e una grande selezione di libri, arte e articoli da collezione disponibile su

A Typographical Masterpiece; An Account by John Dreyfus of Eric Gill's collaboration with Robert Gibbings in producing the Golden Cockerel Press edition of 'The Four Gospels' in San Francisco: The Book Club of California, First and Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of copies, folio size, pp., with prospectus. Fine / near Edition: First And Limited Edition. About this Item: Birkshire Golden Cockerel Press , 4 volumes. Limited to copies on Batchelor handmade paper, out of total edition of copies, this is no. Illustrated by Eric Gill with one full-page illustration, twenty-nine half-page illustrations, numerous decorative borders, tailpieces and line-fillers, and sixty-one initial letters printed in red and blue, all wood.

Waltham Saint Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, Eric Gill. Quarto. Bound in original white buckram, with spine titled in gilt. Edges uncut. Lacking dust-jacket. 43pp. Printed in red and black in Caslon Old Face type on Batchelor handmade paper. Small spots, free endpapers browned, a little soiled and marked; loose sewing between the first and second signatures has exposed some mull, but Author: Eric GILL. ITC Golden Cockerel font is based on designs created by Eric Gill in for the Gold Cockerel Press in England. These elegant and meticulously crafted t.


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Golden Cockerel Type: A Collection of Essays on Eric Gill and His Type for the Golden Cockerel Press in Celebration of the Launch of ITC Golden Cockerel. GOLDEN COCKEREL TYPE. A Collection of Essays on Eric Gill and and His Type for the Golden Cockerel Press in Celebration of the Launch of ITC Golden Cockerel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Printed in point Golden Cockerel type, 65 wood-engraved illustrations by Eric Gill, 4 of which are full-page.

Limited edition, number of copies on paper; 12 copies were also issued on vellum. "Conceived in the fruitful mind of Robert Gibbings, this is the Golden Cockerel book usually compared with the Doves Bible and the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Gill's finest book and one of the triumphs of twentieth century book production. Pencil ownership inscription of Andrew L. Irvine Lavishly illustrated throughout by Eric Gill and using his perfect typography, the Golden Cockerel Press Four Gospels is one of the greatest of Britain’s private press productions, alongside the Doves Bible, the Kelmscott Chaucer and the Ashendene Dante.

Illustrated with 64 wood-engraved illustrations and initial letters by Eric Gill. Printed in Gill's Golden Cockerel type face.

One of copies on paper of a total edition of (this no). Folio, original half white pigskin by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, cloth sides, top edge gilt, others uncut, in the original slipcase.

Foreword / Mark Batty --A publisher's story / Thomas Yoseloff --Eric Gill and the Golden Cockerel type / James Mosley --Robert Gibbings and the quest for types suitable for illustrated books / John Dreyfus --The Golden Cockerel Press, private presses, and private types / Sebastian Carter --The digital development of ITC Golden Cockerel / Colin.

The Canterbury Tales. 4 Bände. Berkshire, The Golden Cockerel Press Folio. Seiten. Mit 1 ganzseitigen, 29 halbseitigen und zahlreichen Zierleisten und Vignetten von Eric Gill.

Die Initialen in Schwarz, Rot und Blau gedruckt. Hellbraune Orig.-Nigerlederbände auf 5 Bünden mit Rückentitel, Deckel mit Buntpapier bezogen, Kopfgoldschnitt. golden cockerel type: a collection of essays on eric gill and his type for the golden cockerel press in celebration of the launch of itc golden cockerel on *free* shipping on qualifying offers.

golden cockerel type: a collection of essays on eric gill and his type for the golden cockerel press in celebration of the launch of itc golden cockerelManufacturer: International Typeface Corporation. Descrizione: Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham St Lawrence, Illustrated with 64 wood-engraved illustrations and initial letters by Eric Gill.

Printed in Gill's Golden Cockerel type face. One of copies on paper of a total edition of (this no). Some of the finest books from the Golden Cockerel Press are those designed and illustrated by Eric Gill (), whose close association with the press began in As an integral part of its collection of Gill, Special Collections owns of the works of the press produced between andincluding all of the books connected to Gill.

Eric Gill's types include: Gill Sans, –30; many variants followed; Perpetua (design started c. first shown aroundcommercial release ) Perpetua Greek () Golden Cockerel Press Type (for the Golden Cockerel Press; ) Designed bolder than some of Gill's other typefaces to provide a complement to wood : Arthur Eric Rowton Gill, 22 February.

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Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. In Eric Gill was commissioned to produce a typeface for the press, the type that would be known simply as “Golden Cockerel”. This would be his first complete typeface.

(His earlier Gill Sans and Perpetua had been supplied as drawings, to be completed by the. Woodblock created by Eric Gill for the Four Gospels, published by Golden Cockerel Press, The Newberry Library, Wing Fund, (A Britannica Publishing Partner) Typefaces he designed included Perpetua (), Gill Sans Serif (), Joanna (), and Bunyan, designed in but recut for machine use and renamed Pilgrim in Eric Gill Preface by Robert Gibbings One of the most beautiful and beloved books of the Private Press movement, and a showcase for Eric Gill’s engravings and typeface, The Four Gospel s is reproduced as an exquisite new Folio Society : $ Printed in point Golden Cockerel type, 65 wood-engraved illustrations by Eric Gill, 4 of which are full-page.

Limited edition, number of copies on paper; 12 copies were also issued on vellum. "Conceived in the fruitful mind of Robert Gibbings, this is the Golden Cockerel book usually compared with the Doves Bible and the Kelmscott.

Limited to numbered copies. This being #Accompanying folio text in quarter cloth entitled: The Four Gospels Eric Gill And The Golden Cockerel Type [by John Dreyfus] Preceded By A Personal Reminiscence By Robert Gibbings Proprietor Of The Golden Cockerel Press Folio. 27 pp. illustrations by mm (13¾ by 10¼ inches).

A private press founded in at Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire, by Harold Taylor, and taken over in by Robert Gibbings (–), wood‐engraver, illustrator, and writer of travel books. Eric Gill, who designed the Golden Cockerel type, was associated with the press from and designed The Four Gospels ().

The book designers frequently embraced a modern style, in contrast to the medieval and Renaissance tastes of the Kelmscott Press and its followers. Some of the finest books from the Golden Cockerel Press are those designed and illustrated by Eric Gill ( .Overview ITC Golden Cockerel font is based on designs created by Eric Gill in for the Gold Cockerel Press in England.

These elegant and meticulously crafted typefaces were inspired by and modeled on Gill's skills of stone carving, calligraphy and wood engraving. A flower among the best products of English romantic genius, it is also surely, thanks to its illustrator, Eric Gill, the book among all books in which Roman type .