Goudy
biographical name Frederic William 1865-1947 American type designer

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  • Goudy — can refer to: * Frederic Goudy, an American type designer * Goudy Old Style, a type face created by Frederic Goudy …   Wikipedia

  • Goudy —   [ gaʊdɪ], Frederic William, amerikanischer Schriftkünstler, * Bloomington (Illinois) 8. 3. 1865, ✝ Deepdene (bei Marlboro, New York) 11. 5. 1947; war Professor in Syracuse (New York) und New York, gründete 1903 »The Village Press« in Park Ridge …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Goudy — typeface family, 1917, from name of U.S. typographer Frederic W. Goudy (1865 1947) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Goudy — [gou′dē] Frederic William 1865 1947; U.S. printer & designer of printing types …   English World dictionary

  • Goudy — Frederick William Goudy (* 8. März 1865 in Bloomington, Illinois; † 11. Mai 1947 in Malborough on Houdson, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Typograf. Er gilt als einer der berühmtesten Typografen. Goudys erste Type war die 1896 entworfene… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Goudy — noun United States printer noted for designing typefaces (1865 1947) • Syn: ↑Frederic Goudy, ↑Frederic William Goudy • Instance Hypernyms: ↑printer, ↑pressman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Goudy — This famous Scottish name is one of the variant forms of the surname Goldie, and reflects the phonetic spelling of the popular pronunciation of that name. Goldie is it self a diminutive form of the surname Gold, which is derived from the Old… …   Surnames reference

  • Goudy — /gow dee/, n. Frederic William, 1865 1947, U.S. designer of printing types. * * * …   Universalium

  • Goudy — Gou•dy [[t]ˈgaʊ di[/t]] n. big Frederic William, 1865–1947, U.S. designer of printing types …   From formal English to slang

  • Goudy Old Style — Infobox font name = Goudy Old Style style = Serif classifications = Old Style releasedate = 1916 creator = Frederic W. Goudy foundry = American Type Founders foundries = Lanston Type Co. Bitstream LinotypeGoudy Old Style (also known as just… …   Wikipedia

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