New York: W.W. Norton & Company, (1987),
First American Edition. quarto, black cloth in red pictorial dust jacket. 168pp. W.W. Norton & Company, Item #29220
This book serves as an introduction to the concept of typefaces and to some of the personalities who have created them, Goudy, Rogers, Koch, Gill, Morrison, etc., and places them in the context of the enormous changes that have occurred this century in the methods of creating and setting type. This new edition includes an examination of the latest technological developments in the design and composition of type, and introduces the work of a new generation of typographers such as Matthew Carter, Sumner Stone and others. Illustrated in black and white. Dust jacket sunned, no wear or chips, not price clipped.
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