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By Brandon Mise

Tactile, unfashionable, and idiosyncratic, hand-printed items have an indisputable allure, in particular in a electronic age. lately, the approximately out of date craft of letterpress has been resurrected by way of artists and architects who've rescued forged iron presses from basements and scrap yards. Adventures in Letterpress beneficial properties over 2 hundred examples of the ensuing paintings: dependent playing cards, edgy broadsheets, and every thing in among. appealing, funny and occasionally simply simple bizarre, the tasks featured within the ebook completely illustrate the colourful way forward for this once-endangered medium.

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