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Classic Typefaces
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: David Consuegra
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-10 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Graphic designers will enrich their understanding of American type design and type designers with this unique and extensive reference. The fascinating history of type in America is chronicled through the typefaces and biographies of sixty-two of the most influential type designers, including Linn Boyd Benton, Morris Fuller Benton, and Darius
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tamye Riggs, James Grieshaber
Categories: Graphic design (Typography)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

Font provides a fully integrated visual sourcebook of classic fonts that still resonate with contemporary style for today’s graphic designers. Each font featured in the book is accompanied by the main character setof the principal font along with “typesheet” style examples of the font with specifications. The characteristics of each
Adrian Frutiger – Typefaces
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: Heidrun Osterer, Philipp Stamm, Swiss Foundation Type and Typography
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The international creation of typefaces after 1950 was decisively influenced by the Swiss type designer Adrian Frutiger. His Univers typeface and the machine-readable font OCR-B, which was adopted as an ISO standard, are milestones, as is his type for the Paris airports, which set new standards for signage types and
New Vintage Type
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Steven Heller, Gail Anderson
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

Hundreds of amazing, astounding, and obscure examples of old and classic typefaces from around the world are gathered in a definitive resource for choosing and using vintage type for maximum impact.
Classic Type Faces and how to Use Them
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: J. I. Biegeleisen
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

Exceptionally useful workbook includes 75 widely used alphabets in complete fonts with lower cases. Also, 16 favorite typefaces and 940 body and display type specimens. Many other features.