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An introduction to typography / Terry Jeavons, Michael Beaumont.

Jeavons, Terry. (Author). Beaumont, Michael. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM Z250 .J43 1990 (Text) 00000107109688 General book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1555215602
  • ISBN: 9781555215606
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Secaucus, N.J. : Chartwell Books, ©1990.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Quintet book"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- The creative opportunities -- Johann Gutenberg -- The development of type design -- Industrial Revolution -- Basic terminology -- Point size and measurement -- Copyfitting and measurement -- Futurism and the fine arts -- Space, tone, and subtleties -- Bauhaus and sans serif type -- Photography and the computer age -- Neville Brody, the rule breaker -- Faults to avoid.
Subject: Type and type-founding.
Graphic arts.
Printing.
Type and type-founding > History.
Printing > History.

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