Marquis de Sade
Three 6×9" books, 958 pages total, with semi-automatic line justification (37 lines per page), footnotes, and running line #s in the outside margins. Typesetting time: 4 months in 81 design sessions, 18 proofing files.
Cover design details:
6×9", spine size 0.480", 0.588", 1.087" (958 pp., 3 vols).
Covers in collaboration with Italian artist Federico Gori (https://federicogori.org). The handwritten display typeface BW Emily Austin mirrors the slant and rhythm of Sade's signature, which was digitized in vector graphics for precise color application.