Lightboxes and Lettering

£5.00

An 80-page full-colour limited edition publication about the social history of the printing industry in east London. The book contains extracts of oral history interviews, archive photography and printed ephemera, and a map of printing companies in 1985.

Lightboxes and Lettering was a project exploring the social history of the printing industry in Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest and Clerkenwell in the 20th century. The book is fully illustrated with maps, photographs, printed matter and includes oral history extracts, interviews and historical information.

The book is a limited edition of 500, 80 pages in full colour with a fold-out map of printing companies in east London in 1985. Designed by Sandra Zellmer and printed at Aldgate Press.

ISBN 978-0-9555400-7-3

Weight 0.179 kg
Dimensions 21 × 15 × 0.5 cm