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The elements of typographic style

Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Seattle, WA ; Vancouver, BC : Hartley & Marks, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 4th ed. (version 4.0)View all editions and formats
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Renowned typographer and poet Robert Bringhurst brings clarity to the art of typography with this masterful style guide. Combining the practical, theoretical, and historical, this edition is completely updated, with a thorough revision and updating of the longest chapter, "Prowling the Specimen Books," and many other small but important updates based on things that are continually changing in the field.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Bringhurst
ISBN: 9780881792119 088179211X 9780881792126 0881792128
OCLC Number: 808199932
Description: 398 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Historical synopsis --
Grand design --
Rhythm & proportion --
Harmony & counterpoint --
Structural forms & devices --
Analphabetic symbols --
Choosing & combining type --
Historical interlude --
Shaping the page --
State of the art --
Grooming the font --
Prowling the specimen books.
Responsibility: Robert Bringhurst.

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Renowned typographer and poet Robert Bringhurst brings clarity to the art of typography with this masterful style guide. Combining the practical, theoretical, and historical, this edition is completely updated, with a thorough revision and updating of the longest chapter, "Prowling the Specimen Books," and many other small but important updates based on things that are continually changing in the field.

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