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Too wordy.

Every time I start a new pamphlet, I pretend that this one won’t be so wordy, but clearly I’m failing at this. If I could just restrain myself, I’d be done by now. When I bought the type I’m using … Continue reading

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New Pamphlet! New Pamphlet!

Meet my new friend Clanky. Woodcut interior printed on our new press. Take a look at this: type high rule- Look Ma, no lockup! Type high rule with Sculpey. Presto! Red squiggly lines! There’s words, too: I’ve got a ways … Continue reading

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The Paige Compositor

Mark Twain and the typesetting machine that ruined him.  

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More typesetting. Almost all done, except for the last bit on the timeline, which I need to do in a separate run, as I’m out of lowercase ‘i’s and number 1’s. Also the title and the colophon. This weekend I … Continue reading

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