Fifty Typefaces That Changed The World

Author: John L Walters
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1840916494
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From the power of Gotham - the typeface used in Obama's first presidential campaign - to the eloquence of Baskerville, from the classic cool of Helvetica to Wim Crouwel's provocative New Alphabet, this is a book of visual treats and ...

Publisher: สำนักพิมพ์มติชน
ISBN: 9740203493
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Author: Jared M. Diamond
ISBN: 9789747799149
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Fifty Penguin Years

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(J. P. Morpurgo: Allen Lane, King Penguin. Hutchinson, 1979) Penguin New
Writing began with a confident adaptation of the Penguin cover format; a strong
black grid with thick colour contrasts, reminiscent of De Stijl minimal designs.
However, at its twenty-seventh issue the cover changed to a softened calligraphic
interpretation, with the insertion of a landscape. This landscape and the
illustrations commissioned for inside the book were in the tradition of the Seven
and Five Society, ...

Inland Printer American Lithographer

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With the publication of "Past Imperfect," by Ilka Chase, Pocket Books Incorporated
will issue its one hundred fifty millionth little "pocket" book. • Finding (by survey)
that "Gimme the Minneapolis Star-Journal" was a confusing mouthful, that
newspaper has officially changed its name to the Minneapolis Star. Except the ...
First Australian to be admitted to the British Typographers' Guild of London,
Douglas W. Tate is the fourth man outside of England in the world to achieve

Fifty Years Of Children S Books 1910 1960

Author: Dora V. Smith
Publisher: Champaign, Ill. : National Council of Teachers of English
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Men and women of genius both as artists and authors came from around the
world to stimulate and to be stimulated in this country. New processes of printing
made possible hitherto unheard of experiments in illustration and typography.
Dedicated leadership among our own children's librarians and book designers
and editors gave encouragement to talent wherever it was to be found.
children, toward the ...

The Literary World

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He here decides that “we must look to Holland for the earliest specimens of
typography;” gives a few pages to the great printers of the fifteenth century; under
the heading of Leviticus, explains to the uninitiated the technicalities of type and
the press; and ... is entitled “the Extra Illustrated Edition,” as it has, in addition to
the fifty wood-engravings by Professor Delamotte, twenty reproductions of
famous pictures by Florentine artists which are now in the churches or galleries of

The Way Jews Lived

Author: Constance Harris
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786434406
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Francis Bacon wrote that the introduction of printing (along with gunpowder and
the compass) “changed the whole face and state of things throughout the world ...
inasmuch that no empire, no sect, no star seems to have exerted greater power
and ... two hundred copies; less than fifty are extant. Gutenberg financed his
business in part through Jewish loans, hired a Jewish typographer, and bought
his typefaces from Jews, which indicates that Jews were already involved in the

Postscript Typeface Library

Author: Tony Esposito
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company
ISBN: 9780442014919
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In 1983 Adobe introduced PostScript,TM the page description language which
has revolutionized the publishing industry and changed the way type is created
distributed and used. Introduced in 1984 the Adobe Type Library began as a
limited collection of less than fifty fonts. For several years, the size of the library
grew slowly ... It contains many of the world's classic typefaces as well as a
growing number of new designs from a variety of sources. In addition, Adobe has
initiated a type ...