Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. 4to-over 9¾-12" tall. A stated Second Edition, 1st Printing, this hardcover in light tan cloth with bright gilt foil and maroon embossed title to spine in an unclipped dustjacket contains, laid in loose, a stapled 8-page publisher's color illustrated softcover brochure, 7.5" x 10", of Tufte's and other authors' works. Book is tight, clean and unmarked. Media mail included. Please contact us for priority or international shipping. Ships in 24 hours in a cardboard box.
Color & b&w. Very Good in Very Good jacket. 4 Vo; .2.5 Pounds. 6th printing; dj w/lite wear only; 126 clean, unmarked pages/index...Examines design strategies for enhancing the dimensionality and density of portrayals of information and complex data. Chapters: Escaping Flatland, Micro/Macro Readings, Layering and Separation, Small Multiples, Color and Information, Narratives of Space and Time, Epilogue.
illus. Near Fine/Near Fine. 126pp. Signed by the author (just with his initials and a sketch of an exclamation point, title page). NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Laid in are a flier for his book Visual Explanations", as well as a xerox of 2 sheets that look to be a handout for a series of lectures he did. Header on it is "Edward Tufte/An Education for Information Design...Presenting Data and Information " with dates and places for the course. One sheet lists suggested readings, ranging from his own books to Strunk and White, "A Pattern Language", and books by Richard Feynman, Paul Klee, Evelyn Waugh, Gore Vidal and Italo Calvino. The other lists Graphics Press pubs. While the 'signature' here is just the initials, we have other signed copies of his books that leave no doubt that it is Tufte who signed this.
Very good+ condition. Very good condition (DJ) Quarto (4to). 126 pages, including an index. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. Unclipped dustjacket with a few small spots of discoloration on the rear panel, and minor soiling and shelfwear. A few tiny spots of soiling to page edges, visible only when book is closed. Illustrated with numerous graphs and charts. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition, first printing.
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