The lack of a specific and comprehensive guide to type design has long been a frustration for typographers, graphic designers and students. "Designing Type" finally addresses this important need - and brings new depth and insight to the art and process of developing a typeface. Copiously illustrated with type specimens and diagrams demonstrating visual principles and letter construction, the book discusses structure, optical compensation and legibility, with emphasis on the often overlooked systematic relationships between ...

Designing Type 2006, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300111507

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Designing Type 2006, Laurence King Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781856694452