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Speaking in Faces

Speaking in Faces: A Type Specimen Book. "Featuring the largest collection of moveable type in Virginia available for use by the public," with pages facsimile photographed from a limited-edition, handset, handbound type specimen book.

This paperback edition has a matte cover and a combination of full color and black/white internal pages. Featuring work by more than fifty letterpress printers from Central Virginia and beyond, including traditional and specially commissioned artist's specimens. Introduction pages designed by Lucas Czarnecki, edited by Kevin McFadden, cover marbling by Lindsey Mears, with original binding by Yolanda Merrill, and printing overseen by Garrett Queen. 8.5" x 11", 112 pages, originally printed in Charlottesville at the Virginia Arts of the Book Center, 2017.