Politics and Script. Aspects of authority and freedom in the development of Graeco-Latin script from the sixth century B.C. to the twentieth century A.D, by Stanley Morison.The Lyell Lectures 1957. Edited and completed by Nicolas Barker. Large 8vo, pp.vi,362, At the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1972.
Illustrated thoughout. Blue cloth, title gilt on spine, printed dust-jacket. Allen Hutt's copy with his ownership signature.. A near fine copy.
(Appleton 205a). Based on the Lyell Lectures but much expanded by Morison before his death in 1967.