Typewriters: Iconic Machines from

the Golden Age of Mechanical Writing




Typewriters:  Iconic Machines from the Golden Age of Mechanical Writing

Typewriters: Iconic Machines From the Golden Age of Mechanical Writing


By Anthony Casillo, Photography by Bruce Curtis and Anthony Casillo, Foreword by Tom Hanks.
 

This handsome volume is a visual homage to the golden age of the typewriter, charting a century of beautiful
machinery and design innovation. Eighty vintage devices ranging from the first commercially successful typewriter,
the Sholes & Glidden Type Writer of 1874, to the iconic electric models of the 1960s are profiled in elegant photographs
 and fascinating text, highlighting the design modifications, intricate details, and peculiar quirks that make each typewriter unique.
Packed with visuals and rich with history, Typewriters
is the essential story of a writing invention that changed the world.



Hardcover, Publisher Chronicle Books – Available October 17, 2017
Pre-Orders now being taken on most book seller websites.
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