Please view our eight-minute video about the making of a Scripps College Press book; it is a preview of our 49-minute documentary about the Press, which you can now view at: https://youtu.be/O_cy9kXwGLI
The Scripps College Press has been making collaborative student books for thirty years, publishing one edition each semester for a total of sixty editions. This new bibliography, Sixty Over Thirty, of all the books produced by the students in the Typography and the Book Arts class, devotes four pages to each book and includes several photos of each book. The accompanying text by […]
For the last book edition overseen by Prof. Maryatt in the collaborative series started in 1986, we decided to examine the book as an icon. We looked at significant developments in 650 years of printing history using primary sources at Denison Library, including a Gutenberg leaf, and books printed by Aldus Manutius, Nicolas Jenson, John […]
Scripps College Old Style
Scripps College has its own font, designed in 1941 by master type designer Frederic W. Goudy.
You can purchase the full family font for $178 at fonts.com.
To learn more about this unique and impressive font, click here.
Scripps Press Staff