London: Lund Humphries, (1971). First edition. Hardcover. Quarto, gray cloth; (157) pp., 23 monochrome plates, many illustrations in the text. Fine / very good. Item #21500
The writings of master calligrapher and scholar of paleography Edward Johnston (1872-1944). Johnston is widely recognized as the father of modern calligraphy. His 1906 instructive manual "Writing, Illuminating, and Lettering" has never gone out of print.