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Century Expanded: Paul Shaw on W.A. Dwiggins & Paper Promotion 1915–1935

Posted on by Roberto de Vicq de Cumptich

W.A. Dwiggins is best known for the typefaces he designed for Mergenthaler Linotype (now available through Monotype) and the books he designed for Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. However, when he was awarded the AIGA Gold Medal in 1929 it was for neither of those activities. It was for his work in advertising. The most important … Read more

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