Berthold Wolpe Sylvia Plath Ariel Book Cover

row442's picture

I think I posted this to the wrong place earlier. Does anyone know what font this is based on or anything similar? Aplogies for confusion, Thank you

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Justin_Ch's picture

This was a fairly common hand-lettering style on British books at this time. Most British lettering books from this era, such as Cecil Wade's, have hand-drawn adaptions of Gill Sans as the only model for sans serif lettering. Having said that, I doubt Wolpe would have needed any reference material to do this.

row442's picture

Thanks for the help guys. Just looking at Cecil Wade's work now. Thanks again

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