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A long-awaited reprint of a modern classic on Dutch type design.
A long-awaited reprint of a modern classic on Dutch type design.
706 backers pledged €57,887 to help bring this project to life.

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    Pledge €15 or more About US$ 17

    Big thanks and a printable poster PDF

    You receive our heart-felt thanks for backing the project, and a DIN-A3 format (23.4 x 33.1 in.) printable poster PDF by a renowned Dutch type designer or studio. There'll be various designs, more about that later.

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    • Printable Type Poster
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    Pledge €49 or more About $56

    Dutch Type, the book • EARLY BIRD

    One copy of the real thing: Dutch Type, hardcover, practically identical to the 2004 first edition.

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    Pledge €54 or more About $62

    Dutch Type • LATER BIRD

    One copy of the real thing: hardcover, at a medium contribution for those who were in the wrong timezone when the bidding got going and missed their call as Early Bird.

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    Pledge €59 or more About $68

    Dutch Type • PLEGDE PRICE

    One copy of the real thing: Dutch Type, hardcover. Even if you miss the Early Bird pledge, this is still cheaper than in 2004!

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    Pledge €110 or more About $126

    Extra Support: Your name in the book

    One copy of the real thing: Dutch Type, hardcover. One page in all copies of the first reprint will mention the names of each person who chose this Heavy Support option

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    Pledge €140 or more About $160

    Dutch Type 3 copies • EARLY BIRD

    Three copies of the real thing to give away or share shipping costs: Dutch Type, hardcover, practically identical to the 2004 first edition. Shipping cost added!

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    Pledge €170 or more About $195

    Dutch Type 3 copies – PLEDGE PRICE

    Three copies of the real thing to give away or share shipping costs: Dutch Type, hardcover, practically identical to the 2004 first edition. Even after missing the Early Bird pledge, it's still a bargain!

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    Pledge €220 or more About $252

    XXtra Support: your name in the book, XL

    Two copies of the book, and big thanks. And your name in a larger type size than normal backers.

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    Pledge €270 or more About $309

    Dutch Type – half a dozen

    Six copies of the real thing: Dutch Type, hardcover. Save on shipping cost — but with a heavier package, your national customs may get greedy. Nothing to do with me! Check first!

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    Pledge €1,500 or more About $1,718

    Type Geek Group package (max. 7 people)

    3 copies of Dutch Type, the book
    plus:
    2 days in Berlin, of which 1 day at Jan’s home office and type & design archive, and a day of opportunities (and appointments!) to visit Berlin type designers, illustrators, lettering artists and letterpress printers. Copies of the book at a special price, and a surprise pack of keepsakes for each group member. Travel and sojourn not included. Your (group) name in the book!

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    Pledge €2,500 or more About $2,863

    Angel Investor

    You'll receive my eternal thanks, 3 copies of the book, and a package of (vintage) type-related items. And of course you’re welcome for a day in my archive in Berlin.
    Your name XL in the book (unless you opt out of that)!

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