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Modern Display Alphabets

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Publisher Comments:

This practical book has been created with artists, designers, and advertising and publicity specialists in mind. It gathers the complete fonts of 100 contemporary display alphabets which are becoming more and more frequently used for all facets of creative advertising. Each is arranged on a single page, letting you see at a glance all upper and lower case letters, as well as numbers and punctuation.

Discover the versatility of shadow types, such as Bubble and Uncle Bill. See the incredible variety of today's outline faces, including Arpad, Blippo Black, and Smoke. Get just the right nuance with such unique styles as Bullseye, Moore Computer, Rhapsodie, and Swash Buckle. Capture the flavor of the exotic and the essence of the historic with some of the finest alphabets ever to be designed. Choose from inlines and outlines, round looks and backslants, double shaded and highlighted, and scores of other styles in order to communicate your message and tell your story in the best of all possible ways.

Whether you're involved in advertising campaigns, packaging, book designs, or window displays, you'll find this to be a comprehensive reference source and a goldmine of ideas. Most important, it's a means of sharpening your understanding of the vast range of communication possibilities inherent in display alphabets.

Original 1974 edition.

Synopsis:

Complete fonts of 100 contemporary display alphabets — upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, and punctuation. Incredible variety includes inlines and outlines, round looks and backslants, double shaded and highlighted, and scores of other styles.

Synopsis:

100 contemporary display alphabets — upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, punctuation.

Synopsis:

100 contemporary display alphabets — upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, punctuation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486230979
Editor:
Kennedy, Paul E.
Author:
Franklin Photolettering
Editor:
Kennedy, Paul E.
Author:
Kennedy, Paul E.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Clip Art
Subject:
Typography
Subject:
Printing
Subject:
Type and type-founding
Subject:
Calligraphy
Subject:
Photolithography
Subject:
Specimens
Subject:
Display type.
Subject:
Techniques - Calligraphy
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Typography
Subject:
Display type - Specimens
Subject:
Type and type-founding -- United States.
Subject:
Crafts-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
QP115
Publication Date:
19740631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
102
Dimensions:
11 x 8.13 in 1 lb

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Complete fonts of 100 contemporary display alphabets — upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, and punctuation. Incredible variety includes inlines and outlines, round looks and backslants, double shaded and highlighted, and scores of other styles.
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100 contemporary display alphabets — upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, punctuation.
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100 contemporary display alphabets — upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, punctuation.
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