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Pictured alphabetically are sets of narrated images linked to a page-by-page chart updating Nicolette Gray’s definitive research of 19th-century type trends in Great Britain:

XIXth Century Ornamented Types and Title Pages. Faber and Faber Limited (London, 1938).

Anglo-Saxon Open

Anglo-Saxon Open

4 photos

Bijou

Bijou

4 photos

Broadcast

Broadcast

3 photos

Calliope

Calliope

3 photos

Cameo and Shade

Cameo and Shade

7 photos

Card Text

Card Text

6 photos

Caxtonian

Caxtonian

5 photos

Cloister

Cloister

6 photos

Ecclesiastic

Ecclesiastic

3 photos

Elongated

Elongated

3 photos

Erebus

Erebus

7 photos

Fancy Text

Fancy Text

3 photos

Filigree

Filigree

11 photos

Glyptic

Glyptic

6 photos

Greenback

Greenback

7 photos

Gutenberg

Gutenberg

4 photos

Heraldic

Heraldic

6 photos

Julie

Julie

4 photos

Katherine

Katherine

5 photos

“Marengo”

“Marengo”

6 photos

Mikita

Mikita

5 photos

Minster

Minster

5 photos

Moslem

Moslem

4 photos

Mural, Façade

Mural, Façade

5 photos

Mystic

Mystic

4 photos

Ornamented No. 1

Ornamented No. 1

5 photos

Parisian

Parisian

4 photos

Rimmed Black

Rimmed Black

7 photos

Ringlet

Ringlet

4 photos

Rococo

Rococo

6 photos

Rubens

Rubens

5 photos

Southern Cross

Southern Cross

6 photos

Silver Tuscan

Silver Tuscan

5 photos

Tudor Black
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Tudor Black

6 photos

Tuscan Floral

Tuscan Floral

6 photos

Unique

Unique

6 photos

Vénitiennes

Vénitiennes

6 photos

Zig-Zag

Zig-Zag

5 photos