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The Book of Signs

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"An inspiration to graphic artists everywhere." — Graphis. This unusual collection of primitive and medieval symbols by a famed German type designer includes 493 symbols: religious, alchemical, imperial, runes, property marks, and more. Besides offering a fertile source of decorative ideas, this work also doubles as a graphic history of the development of written communication.

Synopsis:

A graphic history of the development of writing including monograms, botanical, astrological, and chemical signs.

Synopsis:

Famed German type designer renders 493 symbols: religious, alchemical, imperial, runes, property marks, etc. Timeless.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486201627
Translator:
Holland, Vyvyan B.
Author:
Holland, Vyvyan B.
Translator:
Holland, Vyvyan B.
Author:
Koch, Rudolf
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
General
Subject:
Clip Art
Subject:
Signs and symbols
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Use of Ornament
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Illustration
Subject:
Sign and symbols
Subject:
alchemical symbols
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Reference
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Pictorial Archive
Publication Date:
19550631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 0.44 lb

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"Synopsis" by , A graphic history of the development of writing including monograms, botanical, astrological, and chemical signs.
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Famed German type designer renders 493 symbols: religious, alchemical, imperial, runes, property marks, etc. Timeless.

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