Berthold Wolpe. by Rowley Streatfeild Atterbury

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  • Wolpe, Berthold, -- 1905-

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Obituary, died 5 July 1989, aged 83.

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Paginationp. 204
Number of Pages204
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Open LibraryOL20624836M

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I know that face: Berthold Wolpe. Type designer Berthold Wolpe’s fame comes most broadly and prominently from his typefaces, notably Albertus, mostly designed in the s.

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