Publisher: Mears Caldwell Hacker Letterpress & Lithography Publication: 1969, First EditionBlank Size: 420 x 594 Text: English Design: Crosby/Fletcher/Forbes
Very scarce complete set of Think Metric posters designed by Crosby/Fletcher/Forbes, based on an idea devised by David Collins. The posters were commissioned to help prepare for the introduction of the metric system of measurement to the UK in 1970, and consist of an introductory poster and six ‘sheets’: The Rule of Thumb, Common Objects, Indoor Environment, Outdoor Environment, Walking Distances, and Driving Distances.
Condition: Good. All titles are used and show shelf ware consistent with age. Slight rubbing to surface of posters, light creasing to outer edges, and very light traces of tanning/foxing to the outer edges in places. Please contact me for further information on condition.
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