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Italic Calligraphy and Handwriting Exercises and Text
Italic Calligraphy and Handwriting Exercises and Text
by Lloyd J. Reynolds
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Far and away the most popular, most authoritative book in the field, this little volume takes the reader through every stage in the study of Italic handwriting and calligraphy. Separate sections on Roman capitals as well as page and book design make this... (read more)

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Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing
Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing
by Claire Kehrwal Cook
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Remarkably accessible and a pleasure to read, Line by Line reveals the techniques used by professional editors to detect and revise flawed prose. Writers learn to catch their errors and to apply practical revision strategies that can be adapted to any... (read more)

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Tibetan Calligraphy: How to Write the Alphabet and More
Tibetan Calligraphy: How to Write the Alphabet and More
by Sanje Elliott
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In Tibetan Calligraphy , Sanje Elliott shows us how to capture the elegance and grace of Tibetan calligraphy without prior knowledge of either Tibetan language or calligraphy. This beautiful book includes many prayers, mantras, and seed syllables to copy... (read more)

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The Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk
The Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk
by Steven Luckert
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ÒAn artist, and especially a Jewish artist, cannot be neutral in these times. . . . Our life is involved in a terrible tragedy, and I am resolved to serve my people with all my art, with all my talent, with all my knowledge.Ó -- Arthur Szyk, 1934... (read more)

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Zenspirations
Zenspirations
by Joanne Fink
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"Patterning is fun, easy and relaxing - and it is a great way to add interest and texture to any design." Joanne Fink presents creative monogram and pattern techniques in Zenspirations, offering intriguing ideas for filling boarders, edges and... (read more)

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The Caligrapher's Bible: 100 Complete Alphabets and How to Draw Them
The Caligrapher's Bible: 100 Complete Alphabets and How to Draw Them
by David Harris
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Both hobbyists and students of design will value this easy-to-use self-teaching book. Each of its 100 sections shows a complete A-to-Z calligraphy alphabet, with lessons on correct pen strokes and advice on avoiding errors. Beginners will find sound... (read more)

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Japanese Calligraphy
Japanese Calligraphy
by Yuuko Suzuki
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Contains clear, concise instructions, calligraphy and inspirational ideas that can be developed into original artworks.... (read more)

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Learn Calligraphy: The Complete Book of Lettering and Design
Learn Calligraphy: The Complete Book of Lettering and Design
by Margaret Shepherd
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Margaret Shepherd is a noted calligrapher and author, with an impressive roster of high-profile clients. She has published thirteen instruction books for calligraphers of all levels. All her books, including the bestselling Learning Calligraphy, are done... (read more)

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Illuminated Letter Designs (International Design Library)
Illuminated Letter Designs (International Design Library)
by Muriel Parker
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Each letter of the alphabet is filled with miniature scenes and figures interwoven with artistry, wit and ingenuity.... (read more)

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Gothic and Old English Alphabets: 100 Complete Fonts (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Gothic and Old English Alphabets: 100 Complete Fonts (Dover Pictorial Archives)
by Dan X. Solo
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Gothic — or black-letter script — was a principal model for printer's types when printing was first invented. This impressive collection features 100 complete and royalty-free alphabets of Old English and Gothic typefaces... (read more)

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Logo, Font & Lettering Bible: A Comprehensive Guide to the Design, Construction and Usage of Alphabets and Symbols
Logo, Font & Lettering Bible: A Comprehensive Guide to the Design, Construction and Usage of Alphabets and Symbols
by Leslie Cabarga
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Put the power to design logos and type in your own hands Why be a designer who must rely upon preexisting typefaces and clip art when you can become the kind of designer who creates logos, fonts and lettering of your own? Leslie Cabarga, author of the... (read more)

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The Art and Craft of Hand Lettering: Techniques, Projects, Inspiration
The Art and Craft of Hand Lettering: Techniques, Projects, Inspiration
by Annie Cicale
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One of the most highly recommend instructional books for broad-edged calligraphy, this handbook is ideal for classes or self-study to master the basics of calligraphy. All of the essentials are included in this volume, from the history and practices of... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy Techniques
The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy Techniques
by Diana Hardy Wilson
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"A comprehensive A-Z directory of calligraphy techniques and a step-by-step guide to their uses"--Cover.... (read more)

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Calligraphy School (Reader's Digest Learn-As-You-Go Guide)
Calligraphy School (Reader's Digest Learn-As-You-Go Guide)
by Gaynor Goffe
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From hand-addressed wedding invitations to impressively lettered diplomas to beautifully scripted wall-hangings, the classic art of calligraphy takes many forms and provides much pleasure in today's mechanized world. This volume takes readers one step at... (read more)

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Monograms and Alphabetic Devices (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Monograms and Alphabetic Devices (Dover Pictorial Archives)
by Hayward Cirker
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More than 2,500 monogrammatic and alphabetic designs, originally published between 1830 and 1881, offer a splendid source of royalty-free ornaments. Motifs include every two-letter combination as well as an extensive selection of three- and four... (read more)

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The Technique of Copperplate Calligraphy: A Manual and Model Book of the Pointed Pen Method
The Technique of Copperplate Calligraphy: A Manual and Model Book of the Pointed Pen Method
by Gordon Turner
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This volume is a complete manual on the technique of writing with the pointed pen in roundhand, which is the American version of copperplate. You'll find detailed step-by-step instructions for executing the straight stroke, variations on the straight... (read more)

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The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Paper Cutting
The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Paper Cutting
by Zhao Ziping
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Paper cutting is a popular handicraft in today's multicultural world, embracing a great variety of themes, designs and images. In China, its birthplace, it is regarded as an elegant traditional folk art. Chinese paper cuts reflect many aspects of life... (read more)

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Calligraphy: A Course in Hand Lettering
Calligraphy: A Course in Hand Lettering
by Maryanne Grebenstein
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For anyone whos ever been wowed by the writing on a wedding invitation rather than the reception...for anyone whos ever studied the calligraphy on a wine list rather than the chianti...this is the ideal book! Its a comprehensive calligraphy course... (read more)

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Chinese Calligraphy : an Introduction To Its Aesthetic and Technique (3RD 73 Edition)
Chinese Calligraphy : an Introduction To Its Aesthetic and Technique (3RD 73 Edition)
by Chiang Yee
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This is the classic introduction to Chinese calligraphy. In nine richly illustrated chapters Chiang Yee explores the aesthetics and the technique of this art in which rhythm, line, and structure are perfectly embodied. He measures the slow change from... (read more)

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Brush Lettering: An Instructional Manual of Western Brush Lettering
Brush Lettering: An Instructional Manual of Western Brush Lettering
by Marilyn Reaves
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Even if you've never held a brush in your hand, you can master the graceful art of fine calligraphy with the expert guidance of Brush Lettering. Brush calligraphy offers unlimited potential for creating an array of hand-lettered treasures. Now you can... (read more)

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