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Sassoon Williams [Rosemary Sassoon]

Born in 1931, Rosemary Sassoon is a British handwriting and script expert who has worked a lot on didactic scripts for children. She obtained a PhD from the University of Reading for her work on how models and teaching methods affect children's handwriting. She is the author of these texts:

  • The Practical Guide to Calligraphy. London: Thames and Hudson, 1982.
  • The Practical Guide to Lettering & Applied Calligraphy. New York: Thames & Hudson, 1985.
  • Handwriting: A New Perspective. Cheltenham, England: Stanley Thornes Ltd., 1990.
  • Handwriting: The Way to Teach It. Cheltenham, England: Stanley Thornes, Ltd., 1990.
  • Better Handwriting with G.S.E. Briem. Teach Yourself Series, 1994.
  • Handwriting of the Twentieth Century: from Copperplate to Computer. Routledge, 1999.

She is best known for her Sassoon Primary font family (primary school writing; see the 2000 typeface Sassoon Infant). Her fonts were developed by Adrian Williams of Club Type. At MyFonts, they operate as Sassoon-Wiliams. The list:

FontShop link. Klingspor link.

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Luc Devroye ⦿ School of Computer Science ⦿ McGill University Montreal, Canada H3A 2K6 ⦿ lucdevroye@gmail.com ⦿ http://luc.devroye.org ⦿ http://luc.devroye.org/fonts.html