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The new typography : a handbook for modern designers

Author: Jan Tschichold
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1995.
Series: Weimar and now, 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since its initial publication in Berlin in 1928, Jan Tschichold's The New Typography has been recognized as the definitive treatise on book and graphic design in the machine age. At once a key theoretical document of Central European modernism between the world wars and an invaluable source of working principles for the practicing designer, this classic work enjoys the reputation among book artists that Le
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Tschichold, Jan, 1902-1974.
New typography.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)604985455
Online version:
Tschichold, Jan, 1902-1974.
New typography.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)606442467
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Tschichold
ISBN: 0520071468 9780520071469 0520071476 9780520071476
OCLC Number: 32018146
Language Note: Translation of: Die neue typographie: ein handbuch für Zeitgemäss Schaffende.
Description: xliv, 236 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Weimar and now, 8.
Other Titles: Neue Typographie.
Responsibility: Jan Tschichold ; translated by Ruari McLean, with an introduction by Robin Kinross.
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"A comprehensive, practical handbook to guide the typographer. . . . The tone, here, is that of a master craftsman; practical and informative, it neither avoids detail nor loses sight of broad Read more...

 
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