"Contains a 100% size print of the stone as drawn and cut by the Cardozo Kindersley Workshop"--Back jacket flap.
Includes 4 fold-out pages.
Foreword Fiona MacCarthy OBE; Acknowledgements; An introduction to alphabetics; 1. From Trajan's Column to today's capital; 2. Kindersley moves to Cambridge; 3. Development of Kindersley capitals; 4. Principles of drawing; 5. Notes on cutting; 6. Annotated alphabet plates; Cutting sequences of 'S' and 'full stop'; Terms of the trade and a note on stone.