Books On Books Collection – Russell Maret

Hungry Dutch
A Typographic Adventure
by Russell Maret
(2016~ )

Hungry Dutch: A Typographic Adventure (2016 ~ )
Russell Maret
Prospectus and ephemera of various sizes on various papers.

50 copies printed by Russell Maret from his Hungry Dutch typeface with an initial by Joachim Romann.
22 August 2019

Shown above and below in order of height are the latest eight samples of the typeface Hungry Dutch, designed by Russell Maret and manufactured by the Type Archive of London according to Monotype Corporation’s in-house procedures. For more detail, see the prospectus in full below or online here.

Front cover of the Hungry Dutch prospectus. See the complete prospectus below. Displayed with permission of the artist.

Every Letterform Drawn by Russell Maret for Character Traits (2019)

Character Traits is an artist’s book produced by Maret, with binding design by Amy Borezo. Details under Further Reading.

Further Reading

ABCs”, Books On Books, 29 November 2015, updated 16 September 2019.

Maret, Russell. “Hiccups, Trip-ups and Total Disasters: Thoughts on Making Books”, talk at the Library of Congress, 5 March 2019. Accessed 16 September 2019.

Miller, Steve. “Interview with Russell Maret”, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alabama, 28 March 2011. Accessed 12 September 2019.

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