handwriting to type.
xilographic or block books.
invention of printing with movable type.
refugees: their influence in Greek typography.
appearance of Greek letters in printed books
books printed entirely in Greek (1476-1495).
Manutius and his importance in Greek printing.
imitators of Aldus Manutius.
Callierges: the genuine Greek tradition.
Spanish contribution to Greek typography: the
Complutensian Polyglot Bible.
Johann Froben of Basel and Erasmus
of Rotterdam. The New Testament in Greek.
12. The beginnings of Greek
typography in France: Guilles
de Gourmont, Badius Ascensius and Simon de
French Royal Greek types: Neobar, Claude
Garamont and the Estienne family.
followers of Garamont: Haultin, Granjon, Le Bé
Plantin and the “Biblia Regia”.
Elzevirs: the pocket book.
types in England. XVI-XVII
centuries: Savile, Walton and Fell.
Golden Age of Greek typography in Netherlands.
The first steps towards a
Greek type without ligatures.
Transitional period: Caslon, Baskerville,
Martin, Fournier and Ibarra.
Foulis brothers and Alexander Wilson. The
end of the ligatured Greek.
Modern types: Bodoni and Didot.
English contribution: Porson, Watts, Hibbert and
types in Germany: Georg Joachim Goschen.
types from the Second Industrial Revolution to
the beginning of the Digital Age.
types in the classical collections: Teubner,
Oxford, Budé and Loeb.
digital typefaces. Revivals of classical types.
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