Fine. Fine Dust Jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Signed By Author Signed by author on title page, in humorous fashion with printed version of author's name highlighted in ink, with his initials E.T. in ink. CLEAN Fine 2003 hard cover with fine dust jacket.
As New in Near Fine jacket. 4to-over 9¾-12" tall. Stated second edition, 8th printing. Gray cloth over boards w black font on spine. 126 numbered pps, illustrated. Book without writing, marks, signs of former ownership. Appears unread, tight and crisp. Dust wrapper shows light shelf wear and corner bumps, is not clipped (but there is no price indicated), and now under mylar wraps. 8 page brochure "The book provides practical advice about how to explain complex material by visual means, with extraordinary examples to illustrate the fundamental principles of information displays. Topics include escaping flatland, color and information, micro/macro designs, layering and separation, small multiples, and narratives. Winner of 17 awards for design and content. 400 illustrations with exquisite 6-to 12-color printing throughout. Highest quality design and production. on the works of Tufte is laid in book. Please view our photo to confirm condition notes. "
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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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