In 1913 T.J. Cobden-Sanderson threw the most beautiful type in the world into the river Thames


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Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2017/09/07/in-1913-t-j-cobden-sanderson.html


#2

Was he charged with littering?


#3

Thames New Roman?


#4

So CR and LF were a problem even back then ?


#5

I’m sure I saw the digitisation here on BoingBoing a while back, but I can’t find the original post

https://typespec.co.uk/doves-type/


#6

Yehs, it was Ten point Thames. Pardon may pronunciation.


#7

I wish I had more “likes” to give you.


#8

You must have a terrible, dad sense of humor.


#9

In fact, I got my terrible dad sense of humour from my dad.


#10

It comes with the WHY?!?!? Chromosome.


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