Octavo – Issues 1, 2, 3


Editors: Simon Johnston, Mark Holt, Michael Burke, Hamish Muir 
Designers: 8vo 
Publisher: Eight Five to Zero 
3000 copies
Condition: good (pre-owned)
Hard to find

"The eight issues of Octavo, journal of typography, published in the 1980s and 90s, have acquired cult status." - Unit Editions

Issue 1, 1986 
Issue 2, 1986
Issue 3, 1987

Octavo International Journal of Typography 
Edited, designed and published by 8vo as an eight issue series between 1986 and 1992. The first seven print-based issues were all to the same format of A4, 16pp. The eighth issue was published as an ‘interactive’ CD-ROM. Only 3,000 copies were printed.