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Recently published books in print

read about 'Volume II: Type''

Printing at the University Press, Oxford, 1660-1780,
volume II - 'Type'

The second volume of our major new study of printing at one of the greatest of English presses.

read about 'Volume III: Process'

Printing at the University Press, Oxford, 1660-1780,
volume III - 'Process'

The third and final volume of our major new study of printing at one of the greatest of English presses.

read about 'Zapf and Stauffacher'

Zapf and Stauffacher
The story of the collaboration between type designer and typographer, resulting in the production of the Hunt Roman typeface.

read about 'Alchemy of the Planets' Alchemy of the Planets
Images and poems inspired by past and current space missions.

Forthcoming books

read about 'Aubrey's Villa' Keeping the Twilight
An evocative text by Peter Davidson with wood-engraving by Paul Kershaw.
read about 'Aubrey's Villa' Michael Burghers, Oxford engraver
A biographical note on Oxford University Press's finest engraver, who worked around the turn of the 18th century.

Other publications that might interest you

A show of hands: the catalogue of an exhibition of letterpress posters etc inspired by the manicule or printer's fist (to which The Old School Press contributed).
In praise of beautiful books: a catalogue of artists' books by British artists and fine presses, compiled by Caroline Mornement. Now available in both paperback and Kindle version.
read about 'History of Oxford University Press'

History of Oxford University Press. The three-volume official history of the Press to 1970. Martyn Ould contributed to three of the chapters of volume I.


Copyright Martyn Ould 2019.