The Complete Typographer


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This hands-on design guide helps readers build a foundation for the development of an individual typographic sensibility by providing a brief outline of the evolution of type, an introduction to the language and terminology of type and type setting, fundamental rules and conventions of professional practice, and key decisions on type selection and page layout. More typefaces are now readily available to a wider public than at any time in the past–this book presents a basis for the confident and informed exploration of a rich and vivid medium that continues to play a fundamental role in human communication.A directory of typefaces places the major type categories and typefaces into their historical context, introducing some key examples of excellence in contemporary type design as well as identifying the fundamental values that have sustained the continued use of classic typefaces over the last 500 years of print history.A guide for aspiring designers, typographers, graphic artists, desktop publishers, and advertising production people who want to sharpen their attention to detail and develop a sensitive typographical eye.

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Author by Will Hill
Genre eBook Language Arts & Disciplines
Read Book 192
ISBN Number UOM:39015061193341

The Complete Typographer


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Rev. ed. of: The complete typographer / Christopher Perfect. 1st ed. 1992.

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Author by Will Hill
Genre eBook Design
Read Book 192
ISBN Number 0205759793

The Complete Typographer


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A well-illustrated survey of type, including its history and that of various processes, a visual directory of typefaces, and also some practical advice and guidance for users. There is an examination of electronic typesetting and the impact of desk-top publishing on an expanded market-place.

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Author by Christopher Perfect
Genre eBook Printing
Read Book 223
ISBN Number UOM:39015029564559

The Complete Typographer


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This 4-color guide to typography covers the history and development from its manufacturer from handcraft methods, cold metal and modern electronic photo composition including desk top publishing.

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Author by Christopher Perfect
Genre eBook Design
Read Book 223
ISBN Number UOM:39015041771240

The Complete Manual Of Typography


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This book is about how type should look and how to make it look that way--in other words, how to set type like a professional. It explains in practical terms how to use today's digital tools to achieve the secret of good design: well set type. An essential reference for anyone who works with type: designers, print production professionals, and corporate communications managers can go to straight to the index to find focused answers to specific questions, while educators and students can read it as a text book from cover to cover.

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Author by James Felici
Genre eBook Design
Read Book 374
ISBN Number 0321773268

The Complete Typographer


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Designed to provide an introductory grounding in Typography, The Complete Typographer teaches the essentials for the effective use of type - technical expertise and historical knowledge, an understanding of the functional and aesthetic qualities of different typefaces, and the organization of typographic space. This new edition features undergraduate and postgraduate student work alongside the work of established professionals, so that students can compare their own work with that of their peers and study the work of experts. Other useful tools include study notes at the end of each section, assignments set tasks for the reader, an expanded section on new media typography, and illustrations from both historical and contemporary sources.

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Author by Will Hill
Genre eBook Printing
Read Book 192
ISBN Number 0500288941

Herb Lubalin


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Herb Lubalin is the definitive book about the typographic impresario and design master of our time. Complete with more than 360 illustrations, 166 of which are in full-color, it was designed by his partner of more than 11 years. This is the most comprehensive overview of Herb Lubalin's work ever compiled--Jacket.

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Author by Gertrude Snyder
Genre eBook Biography & Autobiography
Read Book 184
ISBN Number UCSD:31822001792423

Foreign Language Alphabets


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"Jammed full of fabulous letters." — Words & Worlds of New York. Immensely practical volume (one of the largest of this sort available) contains 100 alphabets in 43 different languages, from Arabic to Welsh. Thirty-three are in accented Latin script (Albanian, Basque, Catalan); 10 in non-Latin scripts (Celtic, Cyrillic, Hebrew.) Ideal for any graphic or printed communications.

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Author by Dan X. Solo
Genre eBook Language Arts & Disciplines
Read Book 102
ISBN Number 9780486297040

Typography Referenced


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Typography, Referenced is the single most comprehensive volume covering every aspect of typography that any design student, professional designer, or design aficionado needs to know today. In these pages, you'll find: —Thousands of illustrated examples of contemporary usage in design —Historical developments from Greek lapidary letters to the movie Helvetica —Landmark designs turning single letters into typefaces —Definitions of essential type-specific language, terms, ideas, principles, and processes —Ways technology has influenced and advanced type —The future of type on the web, mobile devices, tablets, and beyond In short, Typography, Referenced is the ultimate source of typographic information and inspiration, documenting and chronicling the full scope of essential typographic knowledge and design from the beginnings of moveable type to the present "golden age" of typography.

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Author by Jason Tselentis
Genre eBook Design
Read Book 400
ISBN Number 9781610582056

Gothic And Old English Alphabets


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100 royalty-free alphabets: Blackstone, Dolbey, Germania, 97 more — with many lowercases, numerals, punctuation marks.

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Author by Dan X. Solo
Genre eBook Art
Read Book 100
ISBN Number 9780486246956