Publisher: Standards Manual Publication: 2014, Kickstarter Edition Binding: Case-bound, Italian cloth wrapped Print:CMYK + 9 Pantone spot colour, silkscreened cover and spine Pages: 364, 176 image plates Size: 350 x 350 Text: English Design: Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda
Limited edition full size reissue of the 1970 New York City Transit Authority Graphics Standards Manual, by Unimark's Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda. Exclusive to Kickstarter. Officially licensed by the MTA and available only through the 2014 Kickstarter campaign.
"The NYCTA Graphics Standards Manual contains scans of Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda’s (Unimark) modernist masterpiece.
The manual describes the design and construction for the iconic NYC subway signs that we still see and use today, but above all it’s a beautiful and important piece of design history." (Source) www.standardsmanual.com
Condition: Very Good. Title is used and shows light shelf ware consistent with age. Very light rubbing to cloth boards. Occasional light impact compressions to corners and edges. Very light occasional markings to outer page face edges. Few small soiling spots. Interior pages clean and bright. All in all a very tidy copy. See images for further details. Please contact me for further information on condition if required.
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