Script and Cursive Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486253060
Release Date: 1987
Genre: Art

This treasury of script and cursive fonts offers artists and designers a broad range of type styles that richly convey the elegant intricacies of hand lettering. Includes the flowing elegance of Liberty; the sturdy formality of Piranesi Bold Italic; the airy Art Deco flair of Hannover; and more. Many include upper- and lower-case alphabets, plus numerals.

Swash Letter Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486293325
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Add a touch of panache and style to a wide variety of graphic projects with the decorative letters in this unusual and practical collection. Typographer Dan X. Solo has compiled 100 different swash letter fonts -- typefaces characterized by ornate letters with long tails and flourishes. Included here are: Cantini Casual; Cranston; El Greco; Goudy Cursive; Italian Slab Fancy; Mardi Gras Regular; Raffia Initials; Rousseau Fancy; Allegro Swash; Artcraft and dozens more. All fonts include uppercase alphabets; most also contain lowercase letters and numerals. Inexpensive and royalty-free, these alphabets are ideal for use in display ads, on posters, signs, menus -- almost any printed communications.

Gothic and Old English Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486246956
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Art

100 royalty-free alphabets: Blackstone, Dolbey, Germania, 97 more — with many lowercases, numerals, punctuation marks.

Elegant Display Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486269639
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Art

Type fonts selected to add formal elegance, precision and grace to graphic projects that require a more reserved and thoughtful approach. Most of the fonts include both upper- and lowercase alphabets, numbers, punctuation marks and typographical ornaments.

Stencil Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486168883
Release Date: 2013-04-09
Genre: Art

This attractive collection of royalty-free lettering for commercial artists features 100 complete upper-case stencil alphabets — many with lower-cases, numerals, and punctuation marks. Includes such classics as Ancient, Courtland, and Cleft Gothic; the whimsical Ragtime and Spooks Alive; bold Braggadocio; exotic Limbo, Beijing, and Samoa; the old-fashioned Victorian; and more.

100 Ornamental Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486286969
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Design

Treasury of royalty-free fonts with eye-catching appeal includes Carnival Open, Ecclesiastic, Garland, Laurel, Daisy Delight, scores more. All fonts include uppercase alphabets; some contain punctuation marks and lowercase letters. Most have numerals. Graphic artists and illustrators will find these distinctive alphabets ideal for use in display ads, on posters, signs, menus, more.

100 Calligraphic Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486297989
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Art

An ideal resource for artists, illustrators, and anyone in need of distinctive graphics for an unlimited number of print projects. These elegant calligraphic alphabets are royalty-free and ready to use. Classic and modern styles ? uppercase letters and the numerals 0 through 9 are included in each alphabet.

Celtic and Medieval Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486400336
Release Date: 1998-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Inspired by the calligraphy of the Middle Ages, this treasury of unusual fonts features Gothic typefaces such as Lowenbrau, Kaiser, and Hansa along with the lighter styles of Leipzig, Tory, and Hamburg. 53 fonts.

Foreign Language Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486297040
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

"Jammed full of fabulous letters." — Words & Worlds of New York. Immensely practical volume (one of the largest of this sort available) contains 100 alphabets in 43 different languages, from Arabic to Welsh. Thirty-three are in accented Latin script (Albanian, Basque, Catalan); 10 in non-Latin scripts (Celtic, Cyrillic, Hebrew.) Ideal for any graphic or printed communications.

Lettering and Alphabets

Author: John Albert Cavanagh
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486200538
Release Date: 1946
Genre: Art

Stresses the practical application of lettering and gives examples of 85 styles

Rustic and Rough hewn Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486267164
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Design

Eye-catching typefaces with casual or "country" air. Annie Oakley, Hedge Row, Stuntman, Ticonderoga Bold, many more. Complete uppercase alphabets, many with lowercase, numerals and punctuation.

Bold Script Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486144054
Release Date: 2012-05-07
Genre: Art

Attention-getting typefaces (italic, cursive) in dazzling variety—most in upper- and lowercase, many with vignettes or punctuation marks.

Art Nouveau Display Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486233863
Release Date: 1976
Genre: Art

One hundred complete fonts from Solo-type Typographers Catalog: upper and lower cases, alternate forms, swash forms, numerals, secondaries. Whiplash, organic, cursive, Orientalized, and other styles. This beautiful, wide range of type fluidities suggest elegance, originality, grace,and a nearness to nature. Most are not available anywhere else.

The Solotype Catalog of 4 147 Display Typefaces

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486144061
Release Date: 2014-05-05
Genre: Art

DIVDazzling cornucopia of typographical ideas and eye-catching letters, words, phrases, slogans, logos, humorous comments, headlines and graphic symbols. Typefaces range from Condensed, Victorian and Art Nouveau to Art Deco, Rustic and Calligraphic. Index of fonts. /div

Art Deco Display Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486243729
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Design

Comprehensive, practical treasury of Art Deco typography selected by noted typographer Dan Solo. Includes Broadway Engraved, Lampoon, Modernique, Plaza Suite, Neon, over 90 more. Alphabets are immediately useable and copyright-free; printed in jet black ink on repro quality paper. Many fonts display both upper and lower case letters.