Ptolemy Great Primer Font


Ptolemy, Hybrid designed in Chelsea by St John Hornby, Sidney Cockerell and Emery Walker, cut in 18 pt by Edward Prince for Cervantes' Don Quixote. Published by the Ashendene Press in 1927. The type used until 1935 is a revival of Lienhart Holl’s cut for Ptolemaeus' Cosmographia printed in 1482 in Ulm. Type design workshop at HEAR Mulhouse, March 2015.

Ptolemy typeface is a part of Gothico Antiqua project.