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A visit to the Musée de l’imprimerie de Lyon


So I spent Easter in Lyon, France where I was able to visit the Musée de l’imprimerie de Lyon. It was a really amazing museum, and I spent several hours nerding out over the history of fonts and printing machines. Here are some pictures that I took whilst at the museum. If you’re ever in Lyon and are a lover of all things word related, then this is a must see.

Early printing machine

Early printing machine

Symmetry of lettering

Symmetry of lettering

Canton Basel Print

Canton Basel Print

Early Modern Printing Computer

Early Modern Printing Computer

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