Where In The World Is The Original Doves Press Typeface?

Doves Press TypefaceTake a look at this article originating in Gizmodo and carried by the NRI Blog.  If you’re even remotely interested in typography, this gorgeous typeface was almost extinct until a man by the name of Robert Green, a designer in London, spent years researching and recreating the lost typeface.  He also bankrolled an expedition into the deep waters of the Thames River to “look for the small metal bits” that were thrown into the river around 1900 by the creator, T.J. Cobden Sanderson, one of the founders of Doves Press.

Check out the complete article at: http://goo.gl/wmOGtv.

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