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Meggs' history of graphic design

Author: Philip Baxter Meggs; Alston W Purvis
Publisher: New York : Wiley, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats

'A History of Graphic Design' traces the role of the designer as a messenger of culture.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Baxter Meggs; Alston W Purvis
ISBN: 0471291986 9780471291985
OCLC Number: 728091269
Description: 575 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: The Prologue to Graphic Design: The Visual Message from Prehistory through the Medieval Era. A Graphic Renaissance: The Origins of European Typography and Design for Printing. The Industrial Revolution: The Impact of Industrial Technology upon Visual Communications. The Modernist Era: Graphic Design in the First Half of the Twentieth Century. The Age of Information: Graphic Design in the Global Village. Epilogue. Selected Bibliography. Picture Credits. Index.
Responsibility: Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis.


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