John Holmes

John owns five presses with his favourite being the cylinder proof press he has at home – it self inks. As for favourite fonts well he likes the classical ones – Bembo, Caslon, Baskerville. He prefers serif to sans serif. All typefaces have their own idiosyncrasies, he says. Garamond has an ‘a’ which seems too small. You just have to choose a font that you can live with.

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