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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9780674503885, titled "Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use; a Study in Survivals" | 3 new edition (Belknap Pr, January 1, 1966), cover price $63.00 | About this edition: This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text.
9780674503892, titled "Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use; a Study in Survivals" | 3 new edition (Belknap Pr, January 1, 1966), cover price $63.00 | About this edition: This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text.

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9781437157130, titled "Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use, a Study in Survivals" | Kessinger Pub Co, October 30, 2008, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780486239293 | Dover Pubns, June 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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Product Description: One hundred typographic pages are exhibited in this book, consisting of alphabets and quotations printed in various type styles. The quotations selected by the author concern types and printing, are from the past and the present, and are in 16 languages (translations are provided)...read more

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9780262740043 | Mit Pr, June 1, 1970, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: One hundred typographic pages are exhibited in this book, consisting of alphabets and quotations printed in various type styles.

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Product Description: This is a well designed type specimen book displaying samples of type that was available from V&M Typographic in the 1970s. The displays are of their metal type library and should prove helpful to anyone interested in the selection of type from large typographers at that time...read more

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9780471289531 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 15, 1974, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This is a well designed type specimen book displaying samples of type that was available from V&M Typographic in the 1970s.

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Presents a complete overview of the field, discusses all type fundamentals, and examines five classic typefaces in detail
By James Craig and Susan E. Meyer (editor)

Hardcover:

9780823013050 | 3rd edition (Watson-Guptill Pubns, March 1, 1992), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Presents a complete overview of the field, discusses all type fundamentals, and examines five classic typefaces in detail

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9780823013210 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, May 1, 1980, cover price $24.95 | also contains Designing With Type: A Basic Course in Typography | About this edition: The classic Designing with Type has been completely redesigned, with an updated format and full color throughout.

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Product Description: London published Bibliography

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9780197217924 | Bibliographical Society of the univ, September 30, 1981, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: London published Bibliography

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Product Description: 16 complete alphabets, pages and pages of ornaments, borders, cartouches, florals, frames, more—all copyright-free and ready-to-use. 1,460 black-and-white illustrations. Publisher’s Note.

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9780486242712 | Dover Pubns, April 1, 1982, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: 16 complete alphabets, pages and pages of ornaments, borders, cartouches, florals, frames, more—all copyright-free and ready-to-use.

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Product Description: A treasury of visual/verbal techniques with which to upgrade & enrich the value of printed communication. Part 1: preparing the copy for type: points & picas; language of type; type size; weight & posture; letter, word & line spacing; type arrangements; copyfitting; counting characters & manuscript; selecting the type; casting off; adding leading; adjusting to fit; marking copy; creating comps; display & text comping; computer comps; & exercises...read more

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9780788159787 | Diane Pub Co, June 1, 1987, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A treasury of visual/verbal techniques with which to upgrade & enrich the value of printed communication.
9780823024735 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, March 1, 1987, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Gives practical advice on type selection, discusses type size, weight, letterspacing, type arrangements, copy marking, runarounds, initial capitals, and charts, and provides practice exercises

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Product Description: THE REVOLUTION in typesetting - a revolution that over the past two decades has eliminated a five-hundred-year-old system of hot metal production and replaced it with one of photo-generated and computer-driven composition - shows no sign of winding down...read more

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9780879236366 | 1 edition (David R Godine Pub, April 1, 1987), cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Examines the modern development of type designs and discusses the work of five type designers

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9781567922400 | David R Godine Pub, December 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: THE REVOLUTION in typesetting - a revolution that over the past two decades has eliminated a five-hundred-year-old system of hot metal production and replaced it with one of photo-generated and computer-driven composition - shows no sign of winding down.

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Product Description: This new edition of the text first published in 1987 includes an examination of the latest technological developments in the design and composition of type, and introduces the work of some of the more recent designers to have made their mark this century...read more

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9780393701999, titled "Twentieth-Century Type Designers" | Subsequent edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 1995), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This new edition of the text first published in 1987 includes an examination of the latest technological developments in the design and composition of type, and introduces the work of some of the more recent designers to have made their mark this century.
9780800879167 | Taplinger Pub Co, June 1, 1987, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This new edition of the text first published in 1987 includes an examination of the latest technological developments in the design and composition of type, and introduces the work of some of the more recent designers to have made their mark this century.

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9780879239220 | David R Godine Pub, April 1, 1994, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This new edition of the text first published in 1987 includes an examination of the latest technological developments in the design and composition of type, and introduces the work of some of the more recent designers to have made their mark this century.

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Looks at the ways in which typography can be used in advertising, film posters, book covers, product packaging, and television graphics, and discusses modern types

Hardcover:

9780262071147 | Mit Pr, February 10, 1989, cover price $21.75 | About this edition: Looks at the ways in which typography can be used in advertising, film posters, book covers, product packaging, and television graphics, and discusses modern types

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Product Description: Ostensibly a formal treatise on letters and letterforms, Geofroy Tory’s Champ Fleury is a marvelously personal work that reveals much about the experiences, perceptions, and attitudes of the prototypical Renaissance man. Taken literally, champ fleury means "flowery fields"; written as a single word, it is an old French idiom for "paradise...read more

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9781891788864 | Cdr blg edition (Octavo, June 1, 2003), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Ostensibly a formal treatise on letters and letterforms, Geofroy Tory’s Champ Fleury is a marvelously personal work that reveals much about the experiences, perceptions, and attitudes of the prototypical Renaissance man.
9780844630823 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, June 1, 1989, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Ostensibly a formal treatise on letters and letterforms, Geofroy Tory’s Champ Fleury is a marvelously personal work that reveals much about the experiences, perceptions, and attitudes of the prototypical Renaissance man.

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Shows examples of award-winning newspaper designs for regular and features sections, special projects, magazine productions, art and photos

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9780866360708 | Pbc Intl, August 1, 1989, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Shows examples of award-winning newspaper designs for regular and features sections, special projects, magazine productions, art and photos

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Product Description: This book commemorates two "Titans" of 20th century book design, Jan Tschichold and Giovanni Mardersteig. Hans Schmoller tells the story of two men who from obscure beginnings rose to become influential typographers of the 20th century, Tschichold as chief designer at Penguin Books and Mardersteig as founder of the Officina Bodoni...read more

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9780945074014 | Typophiles, February 1, 1990, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: This book commemorates two "Titans" of 20th century book design, Jan Tschichold and Giovanni Mardersteig.

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Product Description: This title considers the main similarities and differences in the industrialization processes of the major economies.

Hardcover:

9780415269810 | Taylor & Francis, May 1, 2002, cover price $300.00 | About this edition: This title considers the main similarities and differences in the industrialization processes of the major economies.

Paperback:

9783718650071 | CRC Pr I Llc, April 1, 1990, cover price $68.95 | About this edition: The industrial revolution in Great Britain was the first example of the transition to a modern industrial economy.

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Product Description: Jacket has some shelf wear. Original owners name written inside on first page. Other than that, inside pages look great. Usually ships next day.

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9784760105144 | Rockport Pub, June 1, 1990, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Jacket has some shelf wear.

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Product Description: This is a style guide for making decisions about layout and typography. Drawing on a variety of sources, old and new, it presents an overview and analysis of two fundamentally different typographic approaches - the traditional style that evolved over centuries from the Renaissance book, and the modern style that reflects the German-Swiss philosophy of this century...read more

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9780823058723 | Pap/dis edition (Watson-Guptill Pubns, September 1, 1990), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This is a style guide for making decisions about layout and typography.

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Product Description: For designers, non-designers, and desktop publishers. Fine typography is timeless; typesetting technology may change, but there is only so much a good computer program can do. Using type creatively has more to do with aesthetics and common sense than it does with how the type is set, who sets it, or how much it costs...read more

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9780823004515 | Reprint edition (Watson-Guptill Pubns, October 1, 1990), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For designers, non-designers, and desktop publishers.

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Product Description: Treasury of eye-catching typefaces with casual or country air. Annie Oakley, Hedge Row, Stuntman, Ticonderoga Bold, numerous others. All include complete uppercase alphabet, many with lowercase fonts, numerals and punctuation marks as well...read more

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9780486267166 | Dover Pubns, June 1, 1991, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Treasury of eye-catching typefaces with casual or country air.

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Offers practical solutions to over 300 typographic problems, and shows how to use modified typefaces

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9780891343936 | North Light Books, September 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Offers practical solutions to over 300 typographic problems, and shows how to use modified typefaces

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Product Description: Type and Image The Language of Graphic Design Philip B. Meggs What is the essence of graphic design? How do graphic designers solve problems, organize space, and imbue their work with those visual and symbolic qualities that enable it to convey visual and verbal information with expression and clarity? The extraordinary flowering of graphic design in our time, as a potent means for communication and a major component of our visual culture, increases the need for designers, clients, and students to comprehend its nature...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780471284925 | Reprint edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 15, 1992), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Type and Image The Language of Graphic Design Philip B.
9780442011659 | Reprint edition (Van Nostrand Reinhold, January 1, 1992), cover price $42.95 | also contains Labels and Locations: Gender, Family, Class and Caste - the Short Narratives of South Asian Diaspora in Australia | About this edition: Type and Image The Language of Graphic Design Philip B.

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Product Description: Book by Emery, Richard

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9780935603873 | Rockport Pub, March 1, 1992, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Book by Emery, Richard

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Product Description: A type specimen book for the computer age which emulates those of an earlier age. After a brief introduction, 150 faces are presented in samples of alphabets, figures and texts which discuss the typeface . Unlike older specimen books, it is actually paginated...read more

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9781564960078 | Rockport Pub, March 1, 1992, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A type specimen book for the computer age which emulates those of an earlier age.

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Product Description: Profiles of 18 typographers who made significant contributions to the field, including oldies such as Gutenberg, Caxton, Caslon, Baskerville, Bodoni, and several moderns whose work—Times New Roman, Perpetua, Electra, etc.—is better known than their names.

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9780442236427 | Van Nostrand Reinhold, June 1, 1992, cover price $36.95 | also contains Ella's School Picture Day | About this edition: Profiles of 18 typographers who made significant contributions to the field, including oldies such as Gutenberg, Caxton, Caslon, Baskerville, Bodoni, and several moderns whose work—Times New Roman, Perpetua, Electra, etc.
9780471288947 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 1, 1992, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Profiles of 18 typographers who made significant contributions to the field, including oldies such as Gutenberg, Caxton, Caslon, Baskerville, Bodoni, and several moderns whose work—Times New Roman, Perpetua, Electra, etc.

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Presents examples of publishing that exhibit the highest standards of graphic design in the areas of promotion, advertising, editorials, and information

Hardcover:

9780823055470 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, October 1, 1992, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Presents examples of publishing that exhibit the highest standards of graphic design in the areas of promotion, advertising, editorials, and information

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