In 1934, Steer wrote Printing Design and Layout. The book is a masterpiece and has been referred to as “A Complete Course in Typography" and as the “Typographer’s Bible”. The book is a thing of beauty and I was lucky enough to see an original copy, whilst working with one of my print partners in Cape Town.
As the creative director of a branding and packaging studio,...
The stories are retold by Sara Hawks Sterling. It has some beautiful full page colour plates, illustrated by Rowland Wheelwright, each framed with a detailed line drawing.
With it dating back to the 1930′s, I can only assume that it came into his possession from my dads, mum’s (my nan’s) husband, as I have recently found other items th...
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