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Pioneers of modern typography

Author: Herbert Spencer; Rick Poynor
Publisher: Aldershot : Lund Humphries, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. ed.View all editions and formats
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Modern typography does not have its origins in the conventional printing industry, instead, its roots are entwined with those of 20th-century painting, poetry and architecture. This text examines  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Spencer; Rick Poynor
ISBN: 0853318972 9780853318972
OCLC Number: 249140361
Notes: Previous ed.: 1982.
Description: 158 S. : zahlr. Ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Contents: New Foreword; Introduction; El Lissitzky; Theo van Doesburg; Kurt Schwitters; H.N. Werkman; Piet Zwart; Paul Schuitema; Alexander Rodchenko; Laszlo Moholy-Nagy; Herbert Bayer; Jan Tschichold; List of Illustrations; Bibliography
Responsibility: Herbert Spencer.
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'A book which I cannot recommend strongly enough to everyone interested in the history of modern typography.' Dick Dooijes, Drukkersweekblad 'Few books are in print for 35 years. If they are it is Read more...

 
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