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  1. Telefont and the last Dutch telephone book
    Martin Majoor
  2. Ikarus between the worlds
    Ferdinand P. Ulrich
  3. Picture me and then you start watching
    One-off Six: Ceremony
    Joost Grootens
  4. Mixed cases
    A perspective on material qualities of 19th century stereotyped poster type
    Pierre Pané‑Farré

Pierre Pané‑Farré, Alaric Garnier, Berton Hasebe, Charles Mazé & Coline Sunier, Ferdinand Ulrich


The 4th issue of Footnotes, the periodical bulletin of applied research in type design contains 4 articles, numbered 15–18. Each copy comes with complimentary goodies: a book-shelf-mark (listing the table of contents of the previous issue), a card with visual clues and a surprise sample. As a bonus in this issue, an original sample, sourced from the author’s archive (edition February 1996), was inserted manually by the editor into each copy.


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catalogue number: LP04
release date: October 2022
ISSN: 2504-0413
format: 165 × 235 mm
volume: 48 inside pp.
iconography: 102 ill. b/w
editing & design: Mathieu Christe
lithography, printing & staple binding: Geneva, Switzerland


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