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Just my type : a book about fonts

Author: Simon Garfield
Publisher: London : Profile Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how Helvetica and Comic Sans took over the world; why Barack Obama opted for Gotham, while Amy Winehouse found her soul in 30s Art Deco; the pivotal moment when fonts left the world of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Garfield
ISBN: 9781846683015 1846683017 9781846683022 1846683025 9781847652928 1847652921
OCLC Number: 751046151
Awards: Winner of British Book Design & Production Award: Best Jacket / Cover Design 2011.
Winner of British Book Design & Production Award: Best British Book 2011.
Description: 362 pages : illustrations
Responsibility: Simon Garfield.

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Brilliant ... whether you're a graphics geek or have never given a second thought to what you're reading, don't miss this quirky, fact-filled font fest. -- Lauren Laverne Grazia Reading this book may Read more...

 
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