Type geeks rejoice! Kent Henderson of Depression Press has collected hundreds of fantastic type samples and examples, and posted them on Flickr.
Most of them are from decades-old type books — we found lots of inspiration for our current designs from these venerable pages. The fact that they were produced using manual processes places most of the designs outside of the “usual” digital type treatments.
Have a look here.
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.