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An Introduction to the History of Printing Types

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Synopsis:

Essential for building an appreciation of the rich heritage of expressive letter design. Beyond a history of such designers as Bodini, Goudy, and Baskerville, here is practical guidance for identifying unfamiliar types, and encouraging confidence in handling a variety of faces.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781884718441
Author:
Dowding, Geoffrey
Publisher:
Oak Knoll Press
Location:
London :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Printmaking
Subject:
Typography
Subject:
Type and type-founding
Subject:
Type and type-founding -- History.
Subject:
Printmaking - General
Publication Date:
December 1998
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9.72x6.11x.88 in. 1.38 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Essential for building an appreciation of the rich heritage of expressive letter design. Beyond a history of such designers as Bodini, Goudy, and Baskerville, here is practical guidance for identifying unfamiliar types, and encouraging confidence in handling a variety of faces.
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