John Baskerville

English writing master, stonecutter, letter designer, typefounder and printer. Although in his lifetime he was underappreciated compared with his close contemporary William Caslon, he is now recognized as the other half of the duo that transformed English printing and type founding.

After first working as an accomplished writing master and headstone engraver in Birmingham, he found business success japanning (coating with black varnish) trays and snuff-boxes. With capital from this, in 1750 he set up a printing business, hiring John Handy as punchcutter.

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Baskerville™ Baskerville™
Baskerville™ Baskerville™
Baskerville™ Baskerville™
Baskerville™ Baskerville™
Baskerville™ Baskerville™

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Baskerville Old Face SH Baskerville Old Face SH

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Baskerville No. 1 SB™ Baskerville No. 1 SB™
Baskerville No. 1 SB™ Baskerville No. 1 SB™
Baskerville No. 1 SB™ Baskerville No. 1 SB™

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Baskerville Old Face SB™ Baskerville Old Face SB™

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Baskerville SB™ Baskerville SB™
Baskerville SB™ Baskerville SB™
Baskerville SB™ Baskerville SB™

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Baskerville No. 1 SH™ Baskerville No. 1 SH™
Baskerville No. 1 SH™ Baskerville No. 1 SH™
Baskerville No. 1 SH™ Baskerville No. 1 SH™

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ITC New Baskerville® ITC New Baskerville®
ITC New Baskerville® ITC New Baskerville®
ITC New Baskerville® ITC New Baskerville®

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Baskerville™ Baskerville™
Baskerville™ Baskerville™
Baskerville™ Baskerville™

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ITC New Baskerville® ITC New Baskerville®

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Mrs Eaves™ Mrs Eaves™
Mrs Eaves™ Mrs Eaves™
Mrs Eaves™ Mrs Eaves™
Mrs Eaves™ Mrs Eaves™

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Baskerville Display PT Baskerville Display PT
Baskerville Display PT Baskerville Display PT
Baskerville Display PT Baskerville Display PT
Baskerville Display PT Baskerville Display PT
Baskerville Display PT Baskerville Display PT

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Karty Karty
Karty Karty
Karty Karty
Karty Karty
Karty Karty

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Nirvanium NB™ Nirvanium NB™
Nirvanium NB™ Nirvanium NB™
Nirvanium NB™ Nirvanium NB™
Nirvanium NB™ Nirvanium NB™
Nirvanium NB™ Nirvanium NB™

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Baskerville Baskerville
Baskerville Baskerville
Baskerville Baskerville

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1785 GLC Baskerville 1785 GLC Baskerville
1785 GLC Baskerville 1785 GLC Baskerville
1785 GLC Baskerville 1785 GLC Baskerville

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Karty Solid Karty Solid

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Baskerville Baskerville

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1776 Independence 1776 Independence
1776 Independence 1776 Independence
1776 Independence 1776 Independence
1776 Independence 1776 Independence

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1822 GLC Caslon Pro 1822 GLC Caslon Pro
1822 GLC Caslon Pro 1822 GLC Caslon Pro
1822 GLC Caslon Pro 1822 GLC Caslon Pro

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Frugality Frugality
Frugality Frugality
Frugality Frugality
Frugality Frugality
Frugality Frugality

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John Sans™ John Sans™
John Sans™ John Sans™
John Sans™ John Sans™
John Sans™ John Sans™
John Sans™ John Sans™

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Baskerville Original Pro™ Baskerville Original Pro™
Baskerville Original Pro™ Baskerville Original Pro™
Baskerville Original Pro™ Baskerville Original Pro™
Baskerville Original Pro™ Baskerville Original Pro™
Baskerville Original Pro™ Baskerville Original Pro™

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Mrs Eaves XL Serif Mrs Eaves XL Serif

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Knobbly Knees Knobbly Knees

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HiH Firmin Didot™ HiH Firmin Didot™