skip to content
Scripts elegant lettering from design's golden age Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Scripts elegant lettering from design's golden age

Author: Steven Heller; Louise Fili
Publisher: London Thames & Hudson 2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. paperback edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Seen in everything from wedding invitations and birth announcements to advertisements, menus, street signs, and diplomas, script typefaces impart elegance and sophistication to a broad variety of texts. Scripts never go out of style, and the hundreds of inventive examples here, many found in obscure sources from across Europe and America, are sure to inspire today's designers"--Back cover
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Heller; Louise Fili
ISBN: 9780500290392 0500290393 9780500515686 0500515689
OCLC Number: 934674192
Notes: Originally published: 2011
Literaturverz. S. 250
Description: 351 S. überw. Ill
Responsibility: Steven Heller and Louise Fili

Abstract:

Suitable for those with an interest in graphic design, this title provide examples from a spectrum of sources advertising, street signs, invitations, type-specimen books and personal letters. It  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Heller and Fili s illustrated collection of historical letterforms found in ephemera from around the world will inspire patrons who seek distinct scripts or anyone practicing the art of calligraphy."

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/934674192> # Scripts elegant lettering from design's golden age
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "934674192" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/schriftkunst> ; # Schriftkunst
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/typographie> ; # Typographie
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NK3620> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/type_and_type_founding> ; # Type and type-founding
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/686.224/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/alphabet_books> ; # Alphabet books
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/lettering> ; # Lettering
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/calligraphy> ; # Calligraphy
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Person/fili_louise> ; # Louise Fili
   schema:bookEdition "1. paperback ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Person/heller_steven> ; # Steven Heller
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description ""Seen in everything from wedding invitations and birth announcements to advertisements, menus, street signs, and diplomas, script typefaces impart elegance and sophistication to a broad variety of texts. Scripts never go out of style, and the hundreds of inventive examples here, many found in obscure sources from across Europe and America, are sure to inspire today's designers"--Back cover" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/678838929> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Scripts elegant lettering from design's golden age" ;
   schema:productID "934674192" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/934674192#PublicationEvent/londonthames_&_hudson2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Agent/thames_&_hudson> ; # Thames & Hudson
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780500515686> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780500290392> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/934674192> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Agent/thames_&_hudson> # Thames & Hudson
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Thames & Hudson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Person/fili_louise> # Louise Fili
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fili" ;
   schema:givenName "Louise" ;
   schema:name "Louise Fili" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Person/heller_steven> # Steven Heller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Heller" ;
   schema:givenName "Steven" ;
   schema:name "Steven Heller" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/678838929#Topic/type_and_type_founding> # Type and type-founding
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Type and type-founding" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780500290392>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0500290393" ;
   schema:isbn "9780500290392" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780500515686>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0500515689" ;
   schema:isbn "9780500515686" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.