Bodoniana

English translation: Bodonian

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Italian term or phrase:Bodoniana
English translation:Bodonian
Entered by: John Walsh

17:37 Jul 12, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Printing & Publishing / BINDING
Italian term or phrase: Bodoniana
Rigida : questa confezione viene usata quando serve dare spessore e rigidità alla copertina usando cartoncini pesanti oppure accoppiati.
*Bodoniana* : per una migliore apertura il dorso in cartoncino viene sostituito con un dorso in tela. Per entrambi l’interno è un blocco libro cucito filorefe
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John Walsh
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Bodonian
Explanation:
Bodoni (or Bodonian) is a typeface designed by Giambattista Bodoni (February 16, 1740 in Saluzzo – November 29, 1813 in Parma), an Italian engraver, publisher, printer and typographer of high repute. Bodoni was appointed printer to the court of Parma in 1768. The Bodoni Museum, named for the artisan, was opened in Parma in 1963.
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Edmond Laporte
Grading comment
Well, I agree with Vittorio but they did want a distinction so I'll go with Bodonian and see what the client thinks.
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5 +1Bodonian
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Bodonian


Explanation:
Bodoni (or Bodonian) is a typeface designed by Giambattista Bodoni (February 16, 1740 in Saluzzo – November 29, 1813 in Parma), an Italian engraver, publisher, printer and typographer of high repute. Bodoni was appointed printer to the court of Parma in 1768. The Bodoni Museum, named for the artisan, was opened in Parma in 1963.

Edmond Laporte
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Well, I agree with Vittorio but they did want a distinction so I'll go with Bodonian and see what the client thinks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Vittorio Preite: Yes, but this type of binding has been given this name to differentiate it from others. It has nothing to do with Bodoni.
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