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Publisher Comments:

- A Basic Course in Typography Featuring an Online Resource

- The indispensable classic, fully updated and integrated with a dedicated website

- An excellent and useful introduction to the subject.--Milton Glaser

- A must-have for everyone interested in typography

- First published in 1971, used universally ever since

- Access to lessons from distinguished typographers around the world through website

The classic Designing with Type has been completely redesigned, with an updated format and full color throughout. New information and new images make this perennial best-seller an even more valuable tool for anyone interested in learning about typography. The fifth edition has been integrated with a convenient website, www.designingwithtype.com, where students and teachers can examine hundreds of design solutions and explore a world of typographic information. First published more than thirty-five years ago, Designing with Type has sold more than 250,000 copies--and this fully updated edition, with its new online resource, will educate and inspire a new generation of designers.

Book News Annotation:

This textbook introduces students of graphic design to the basics of typography. It can also serve as a reference for professionals already working in the field. Craig (The Cooper Union) covers the history and practice of typography, from the earliest origins of the alphabet through contemporary design. Now featuring full color illustrations, the fifth edition of this classic text (first published in 1971) has been revised and updated to reflect recent technological advances.
Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

This textbook introduces students of graphic design to the basics of typography. It can also serve as a reference for professionals already working in the field. Craig (The Cooper Union) covers the history and practice of typography, from the earliest origins of the alphabet through contemporary design. Now featuring full color illustrations, the fifth edition of this classic text (first published in 1971) has been revised and updated to reflect recent technological advances. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

The classic Designing with Type has been completely redesigned, with an updated format and full color throughout. New information and new images make this perennial best-seller an even more valuable tool for anyone interested in learning about typography. The fifth edition has been integrated with a convenient website, www.designingwithtype.com, where students and teachers can examine hundreds of design solutions and explore a world of typographic information. First published more than thirty-five years ago, Designing with Type has sold more than 250,000 copies—and this fully updated edition, with its new online resource, will educate and inspire a new generation of designers.

Synopsis:

- "An excellent and useful introduction to the subject."--Milton Glaser<BR>- First published in 1971, used universally ever since<BR>- Access to lessons from distinguished typographers around the world through Web site

About the Author

James Craig is a renowned author of books on graphic design, including Basic Typography: A Design Manual. He was the design director of Watson-Guptill Publications for more than twenty-five years; today he teaches typography at The Cooper Union in New York City, where he lives.

William Bevington, executive director of Parsons Institute for Information Mapping, New School University. He teaches at Parsons School of Design in New York and lives in Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey.

Irene Koral Scala, a graduate of The Cooper Union, has also studied at the Bezalel Academy of Art in Design in Jerusalem. She lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823014132
Author:
Craig, James
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill Publications
Author:
Bevington, William
Author:
Korol Scala, Irene
Author:
Walsh, Niall
Author:
Scala, Irene Korol
Author:
James Craig, William Bevington, and Irene Korol Scala
Subject:
General
Subject:
Design - General
Subject:
Typography
Subject:
Graphic design (Typography)
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Typography
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
5
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20060531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
100 COLOR AND 500 BandW ILLUS
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10.96x8.84x.53 in. 1.65 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The classic Designing with Type has been completely redesigned, with an updated format and full color throughout. New information and new images make this perennial best-seller an even more valuable tool for anyone interested in learning about typography. The fifth edition has been integrated with a convenient website, www.designingwithtype.com, where students and teachers can examine hundreds of design solutions and explore a world of typographic information. First published more than thirty-five years ago, Designing with Type has sold more than 250,000 copies—and this fully updated edition, with its new online resource, will educate and inspire a new generation of designers.
"Synopsis" by , - "An excellent and useful introduction to the subject."--Milton Glaser<BR>- First published in 1971, used universally ever since<BR>- Access to lessons from distinguished typographers around the world through Web site
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