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The elements of typographic style

Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. ; Vancouver, B.C. : Hartley & Marks, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth edition (version 4.3)View all editions and formats
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The fourth edition, fully revised enlarged and reset in 2012, further updated in 2017. Version 4.3 of the 4th edition (2019) includes many updates; see title-page verso for a list of pages.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Bringhurst
ISBN: 9780881792126 0881792128
OCLC Number: 1103186718
Description: 398 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Historical synopsis --
The grand design --
Rhythm & proportion --
Harmony & counterpoint --
Structural forms & devices --
Analphabetic symbols --
Choosing & combining type --
Historical interlude --
Shaping the page --
The state of the art --
Grooming the font --
Prowling the specimen books --
Appendix A: The working alphabet --
Appendix B: Glossary of characters --
Appendix C: Glossary of terms --
Appendix D: Type designers --
Appendix E: Typefoundries --
Afterword to the fourth edition --
Further reading --
Index.
Responsibility: Robert Bringhurst.

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The fourth edition, fully revised enlarged and reset in 2012, further updated in 2017. Version 4.3 of the 4th edition (2019) includes many updates; see title-page verso for a list of pages.

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