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ABZ

Author: Julian Rothenstein; Mel Gooding
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, 2003.
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"ABZ more alphabets and other signs is a wonder book of complete alphabets, applied typography, and delightful emblems and logos culled from avant-garde modernist periodicals and other curious sources. Most of this rare and beautiful material is reproduced here for the first time since its original publication. Capricious and unpredictable, ABZ is an idiosyncratic reference and inspiration for lovers of eccentric  Read more...
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ABZ.
San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, 2003
(OCoLC)606978670
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Rothenstein; Mel Gooding
ISBN: 0811839818 9780811839815
OCLC Number: 52498073
Description: 221 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: A Czech modernist alphabet --
The antifascist schoolbook --
Eye test charts --
Sign-writer's alphabets --
The art of layout --
Captions.
Other Titles: More alphabets and other signs
Responsibility: [edited by Julian Rothenstein and Mel Gooding].
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"ABZ more alphabets and other signs is a wonder book of complete alphabets, applied typography, and delightful emblems and logos culled from avant-garde modernist periodicals and other curious sources. Most of this rare and beautiful material is reproduced here for the first time since its original publication. Capricious and unpredictable, ABZ is an idiosyncratic reference and inspiration for lovers of eccentric graphic and type design."--BOOK JACKET.

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