When i was in sorrento, italy recently my holiday reading by the hotel swimming pool was “giambattista bodoni: his life and his world” it is, quite simply, marvellous it is, first of all.
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Bodoni, giambattista (1740–1813), italian printer, was born in 1740 at saluzzo in piedmont, where his father owned a printing establishment while yet a boy he began to engrave on wood he. Giambattista bodoni (italian pronunciation: [dʒambatˈtiˑsta boˈdoːni] 16 february 1740 in saluzzo – 30 november 1813 in parma) was an italian typographer, type-designer, compositor, printer.
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