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Letterforms

Each letter of the alphabet is distinguished by its unique shape or letterform.Created by: PICRYLDated: 2017
Parry Mfg. Co. (Carriages) Indianapolis, Indiana 1912 ac
Letterform artifacts for graphic designers, type designers, type foundries, calligraphers, lettering artists, graffiti artists, fine press printers, book artists. The most basic component of typography is the letter, and each letter of the alphabet is distinguished by its unique shape or letterform.
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Aesthetic Text

Aesthetic Text

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Allentown, Pennsylvania 1897

Allentown, Pennsylvania 1897

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Allentown, Pennsylvania 1911

Allentown, Pennsylvania 1911

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Allentown, Pennsylvania October 1891

Allentown, Pennsylvania October 1891

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Alphabet with flourish

Alphabet with flourish

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Applied Lettering of Proportional Modification

Applied Lettering of Proportional Modification

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Block Ornament

Block Ornament

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Boston, Massachusetts 1867

Boston, Massachusetts 1867

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Broad-pen Roman

Broad-pen Roman

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Cincinnati, Ohio 1904

Cincinnati, Ohio 1904

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Columbia, South Carolina June 1919

Columbia, South Carolina June 1919

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Eduard Riedel  - 'Sammlung von Originalplanen und Skizzen' 1830 to 1860s

Eduard Riedel - 'Sammlung von Originalplanen und Skizzen' 1830 to 186...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Frankfort, Kentucky September 1907

Frankfort, Kentucky September 1907

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Greenville, South Carolina June 1920a1

Greenville, South Carolina June 1920a1

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Hallowell, Maine December 1889

Hallowell, Maine December 1889

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Indianapolis, Indiana 1898

Indianapolis, Indiana 1898

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Indianapolis, Indiana 1914

Indianapolis, Indiana 1914

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Indianapolis, Indiana 1915

Indianapolis, Indiana 1915

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Italian Square Top

Italian Square Top

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Kalligraphische Schriftvorlagen von Johann Hering zu Kulmbach - Johann Hering 1624-1634 (Bamberg) r

Kalligraphische Schriftvorlagen von Johann Hering zu Kulmbach - Johann...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Kansas City, Missouri December 1895

Kansas City, Missouri December 1895

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Kansas City, Missouri July 1909

Kansas City, Missouri July 1909

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Letter 'A' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656) - 'Libellus novus elementorum Latinorum cum aeneis picturis usui aurifabrorum inservientib'

Letter 'A' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656) - 'Libell...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Letter 'A' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'A' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Letter 'B' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'B' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

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Letter 'C' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'C' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

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Letter 'D' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'D' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

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Letter 'E' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'E' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Letter 'F' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'F' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Letter 'G' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'G' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Letter 'H' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

Letter 'H' (Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff + Jeremiasz Falck, 1656)

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Light Line Block Marking or Skeleton

Light Line Block Marking or Skeleton

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Medieval Ornament

Medieval Ornament

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Mexico City, Mexico 1905

Mexico City, Mexico 1905

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Modernised Broad Pen Medieval and Church Text

Modernised Broad Pen Medieval and Church Text

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Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 a

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 a

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 b

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 b

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 c

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 c

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 d

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 d

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 e

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 e

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 f

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 f

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 g

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 g

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 h

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 h

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 i

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 i

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 j

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 j

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 k

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 k

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 l

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 l

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 m

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 m

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 n

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 n

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 o

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 o

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 p

Monograms & Ciphers by AA Turbayne 1912 p

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Old English

Old English

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Ornamental Egyptian

Ornamental Egyptian

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Ornamented Semi-Script

Ornamented Semi-Script

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Ornate Roman

Ornate Roman

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet n

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet j

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet f

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet d

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet l

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

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Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet a

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet g

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

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Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet k

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet i

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet o

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet b

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet e

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet m

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet h

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teutsch', 1601 alphabet c

Paulus Franck - 'Schatzkammer Allerhand Versalien Lateinisch vnnd Teut...

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Round Letter

Round Letter

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Salt Lake City, Utah 1911

Salt Lake City, Utah 1911

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Selbstlehrende Canzleymässig 1755 (BnF)

Selbstlehrende Canzleymässig 1755 (BnF)

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Semi-Round Letters

Semi-Round Letters

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Single Line Centre  or Sickle

Single Line Centre or Sickle

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Spartanburg, South Carolina 1923

Spartanburg, South Carolina 1923

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Springfield, Missouri December 1910

Springfield, Missouri December 1910

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

St. Joseph, Missouri February 1897

St. Joseph, Missouri February 1897

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

St. Joseph, Missouri September 1911

St. Joseph, Missouri September 1911

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

St. Louis, Missouri August 1909

St. Louis, Missouri August 1909

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, 1915

Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, 1915

Maps decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Title page - designs by Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff, 1645-1650

Title page - designs by Jan Chrystian Bierpfaff, 1645-1650

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Washington DC 1903

Washington DC 1903

Book decoration patterns, fonts etc. collection from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Allentown Manufacturing Co. Breing's White Lead (Paint) (Allentown, Pennsylvania) 1903 c

Allentown Manufacturing Co. Breing's White Lead (Paint) (Allentown, Pe...

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Carbon Dioxide and Magnesia Company (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 1900 b

Carbon Dioxide and Magnesia Company (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 1900 ...

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Chapman Valve Manufacturing Co. (Indian Orchard, Massachusetts) 1897 a

Chapman Valve Manufacturing Co. (Indian Orchard, Massachusetts) 1897 a

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Colwell Lead Company (New York, New York) 1912

Colwell Lead Company (New York, New York) 1912

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Consolidated Engineering Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) 1914 a

Consolidated Engineering Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) 1914 a

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Edward D. Depew & Co. Importers + Wholesale Grocers (New York, New York) 1908 a

Edward D. Depew & Co. Importers + Wholesale Grocers (New York, New Yor...

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Edwin B. Stimpson Company Rivets (Brooklyn, New York) 1925

Edwin B. Stimpson Company Rivets (Brooklyn, New York) 1925

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Egyptian Lacquer Mfg. Co. (New York, New York) 1913 a

Egyptian Lacquer Mfg. Co. (New York, New York) 1913 a

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Evening Leader Book + Mercantile Printing (Carbondale, Pennsylvania) 1908 aa

Evening Leader Book + Mercantile Printing (Carbondale, Pennsylvania) 1...

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Frank H. Lester Wholesaler of Bananas (New York, New York) 1904 ac

Frank H. Lester Wholesaler of Bananas (New York, New York) 1904 ac

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Fuller Paints (Oakland California) 1890s

Fuller Paints (Oakland California) 1890s

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Hadfield-Penfield Steel Company (Willoughby, Ohio) 1923 a

Hadfield-Penfield Steel Company (Willoughby, Ohio) 1923 a

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Hoffman Corr M'f'g Co. Rope, Lines, Twine (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 1917 a

Hoffman Corr M'f'g Co. Rope, Lines, Twine (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)...

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

Hoffman, Corkran + Co. Rope, Yarn etc (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 1901 ac

Hoffman, Corkran + Co. Rope, Yarn etc (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 190...

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James A. McCafferty + Sons Mfg. Co., Inc. National White Lead and Color Works (Brooklyn, New York) 1938 a

James A. McCafferty + Sons Mfg. Co., Inc. National White Lead and Colo...

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

John Lucas + Co. Colors Ready Mixed Paints (PA NY NJ) undated

John Lucas + Co. Colors Ready Mixed Paints (PA NY NJ) undated

Collection of posters and other poster-like images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.