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The Art of Typography : An Introduction to Typo.icon.ography

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Editor: Martin Solomon
Publisher: Watson-Guptill
Publication: 1968, First Edition
Binding: Hardcover, section sewn
Pages: 240
Size: 215 x 285
Text: English

(Foreword) 'The Art of Typography is an indispensable sourcebook for students and design professionals - combining visual inspiration, instruction, problem-solving ides, and detailed reference material in a single volume.


  • Introduction
  • Typography as an Art Form
  • Elements of Design
  • Principles of Design
  • Attributes of Design
  • Composition and Experimentation
  • Type of Its Refinements
  • Basic Styles of Type
  • Typographic Terminology
  • Reading a Type Specimen Sheet
  • Using Typographic Refinements
  • Printing Methods, Paper, and Color
  • Exercises in Design
  • Developing Basic Skills
  • Refining Your Skills
  • Directory of Typefaces

Condition: Very Good. All titles are used and show shelf ware consistent with age. Light rubbing and markings to cover. Dust jacket missing.

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