The Complete Typographer

The Complete Typographer

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Provides a definitive visual survey of type to help the typographer use type to best effect. It features: profiles of influential designers; the qualities that make a type design effective; characteristics, applications, and creative uses of each of the seven major typeface groups; special typographic effects; and advantages and disadvantages of desk top publishing typography. A hands-on design guide for typographers, graphic artists, desk top publishers, and advertising production people who want to sharpen their attention to detail and develop a sensitive typographical eye.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 177.8 x 254 x 25.4mm | 814.19g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130456675
  • 9780130456670

Table of contents

1. The Story of Typography. 2. Directory of Typefaces. 3. Working with Type. 4. Special Effects. 5. Desk-Top Typography. 6. Glossary and Vocabulary of Type. Index.show more

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