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    DescriptionAdobe InDesign is the world's premier page-layout tool, and its user-friendly yet sophisticated typographic controls are a big reason why. This updated edition of Nigel French's InDesign Type, the first book to focus exclusively on the typographic features of InDesign, provides a comprehensive overview of the application's vast array of type capabilities, from the basics of character-level formatting to strategies for designing complex layouts using grids. With practical examples, loads of tips, and a wealth of illustrations, InDesign Type offers guiding principles for how to get the best-looking type in the most efficient way possible. InDesign Type is a rich resource for anyone who wants to master the fine points of typography and works with Adobe InDesign.


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    Title
    InDesign Type: Professional Typography with Adobe InDesign
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nigel French
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 192 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 580 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780321685360
    ISBN 10: 0321685369
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COM
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S10.4
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 01
    B&T Merchandise Category: COM
    BISAC V2.8: COM022000
    Ingram Subject Code: XF
    Libri: I-XF
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T General Subject: 225
    B&T Approval Code: A28441800
    DC22: 686.22
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16360
    BISAC V2.8: DES007050
    BIC subject category V2: UGL
    B&T Approval Code: A93906435
    DC23: 686.22544536
    DC22: 686.2//2544536
    LC classification: Z253.532.A34 F74 2010
    Thema V1.0: UGL
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Publisher
    Pearson Education (US)
    Imprint name
    Adobe Press,U.S.
    Publication date
    30 June 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Indianapolis
    Author Information
    Graphics pro Nigel French currently works as a consultant for IPC Media in London. In addition, he has taught graphic design at several Bay Area colleges and is the author of the previous edition of this book as well as PageMaker 6.5 for Windows Bible(IDG).
    Back cover copy
    Adobe InDesign is the world's premier page-layout tool, and its user-friendly yet sophisticated typographic controls are a big reason why. This updated edition of Nigel French's "InDesign Type, " the first book to focus exclusively on the typographic features of InDesign, provides a comprehensive overview of the application's vast array of type capabilities, from the basics of character-level formatting to strategies for designing complex layouts using grids. With practical examples, loads of tips, and a wealth of illustrations, InDesign Type offers guiding principles for how to get the best-looking type in the most efficient way possible. InDesign Type is a rich resource for anyone who wants to master the fine points of typography and works with Adobe InDesign.
    Table of contents
    Introduction CHAPTER 1 Getting Started CHAPTER 2 Getting Type on Your Page CHAPTER 3 Character Formats CHAPTER 4 Leading CHAPTER 5 Letterspacing, Tracking, and Kerning CHAPTER 6 Small (but Important) Details CHAPTER 7 Alignment CHAPTER 8 Paragraph Indents and Spacing CHAPTER 9 Breaking (and Not Breaking) Words, Lines, Paragraphs, and Pages CHAPTER 10 Tabs, Tables, and Lists CHAPTER 11 Drop Caps CHAPTER 12 Global Formatting with Styles CHAPTER 13 Working with Text Wraps CHAPTER 14 Pages, Margins, Columns, and Grids Bibliography Index