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Just my type : a book about fonts

Author: Simon Garfield
Publisher: London : Profile, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Just My Type.
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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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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Garfield
ISBN: 9781846683022 1846683025 9781847652928 1847652921
OCLC Number: 830872663
In: Garfield, Simon
Notes: Originally published: 2010. - Includes bibliographical references and index.
Awards: Winner of British Book Design and Production Awards 2011 (UK)
Description: 352 S. : Ill. ; 20 cm.
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 Read more...

 
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