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Bo·do·ni

 (bō-dō′nē, bə-), Gianbattista 1740-1813.
Italian printer and designer of the Bodoni typeface, which is still widely used.

Bodoni

(bəˈdəʊnɪ)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a style of type designed by the Italian printer Giambattista Bodoni (1740–1813)

Bo•do•ni

(bəˈdoʊ ni)

n.
1. Giambattista, 1740–1813, Italian painter and printer.
2. a style of type based on a design by G. Bodoni.
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Noun1.Bodoni - Italian printer who designed the Bodoni font (1740-1813)
2.Bodoni - a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
proportional font - any font whose different characters have different widths
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The original cloth-bound edition of the catalogue published by the Grolier Club was tastefully designed by noted book designer Jerry Kelly and set (appropriately) in Bodoni types. It was issued in paperback by Bordighera Press in 2013.