The Puffin Book of Lettering Tom Gourdie 1970
The Puffin Book of Lettering. (Puffin Picture Book Series) Tom Gourdie, Penguin Books, 1970.
This book takes you through the techniques of calligraphy, inks, colours, letter spacing, letter carving, pen lettering, versal capitals and proportioning. Explaining the way to draw each letter correctly, how to pull out certain forms within words and overall make you become a better calligrapher or to merely improve your hand writing and typography style.
Smattering of small puncture marks to rear and mild burn mark. Creases to cover.